Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, NEWTOWNARDS ROAD, PRINCESS CINEMA

Name: HOUSTON, THOMAS
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, NEWTOWNARDS ROAD, PRINCESS CINEMA
Date: 1912
Nature: Tenders invited for erection of new Princess Picture Palace by Irish Electric Palaces Ltd. Contractor: Isaac Copeland.
Refs: IB 54, 16 Mar,27 Apr 1912, 170,258; B 102, 15 Mar 1912, 315; Paul Larmour, 'Cinema Paradiso', Perspective, Mar/Apr 1996, 24(illus.)

Name: NEILL, JOHN MCBRIDE
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, NEWTOWNARDS ROAD, PRINCESS CINEMA
Date: 1938
Nature: New Princess Cinema, for City Suburban Cinemas Co. Alternative designs submitted for corporation building approval Jun 1938; approved but not executed.
Refs: Paul Larmour, 'The Big Feature', Perspective Vol. 5, No. 4 (Mar-Apr 1997), 34,35(illus.)