Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, GIANT'S CAUSEWAY, LORD MACNAGHTEN MEMORIAL HALL & SCHOOLS

Name: WILLIAMS-ELLIS, BERTRAM CLOUGH (SIR) #
Building: CO. ANTRIM, GIANT'S CAUSEWAY, LORD MACNAGHTEN MEMORIAL HALL & SCHOOLS
Date: 1915
Nature: Built for Sir Edward Charles Macnaghten (d. Dec 1914) and his sisters Beatrice and Helen in memory of their father Edward, Baron Macnaghten. Opened 4 Aug 1915. Bronze panels commissioned from Rosalind Praeger by 1st Baron's daughters. Builder: John Carson, Ballymena.
Refs: Perspective drawing of school house at Dunderave (information from Donald Girvan);  designs, 1913,1914 in Victoria & Albert Museum RIBA Drawings Collection, see British Architectural Library Catalogue, http://riba.sirsidynix.net.uk/uhtbin/cgisirsi/mms2zmTT1Y/MAIN_CAT/275190106/9 (last visited Apr 2009); IB 57, 14 Aug 1915, 367; Building News 109, 18 Aug 1915, 194; W.D. Girvan, North Antrim (UAHS, 1972), 17(illus.),26 (no. 65); C.E.B. Brett, Buildings of Co. Antrim (1996), 250.