Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BUTT BRIDGE (OLD)

Name: DOHERTY, WILLIAM JAMES [1]*
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BUTT BRIDGE (OLD)
Date: 1878
Nature: WJD contractor. Design by B.B. Stoney.
Refs: B 36, Jun 1878, 642; IB 23, 15 Apr 1881, 126; 40, 1 Mar 1898, 38.

Name: STONEY, BINDON BLOOD
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BUTT BRIDGE (OLD)
Date: 1879a
Nature: New swivel bridge, opened, 26 Aug 1879. General contractor: W.J. Doherty. Ironwork supplied by Skerne Ironworks Co., Darlington, and put up under superintendence of their engineer, Mr Nabholz..
Refs: IB 19, 1,15 May 1877, 133,142,145(illus.)20, 15 Nov 1878, 333; 21, 15 Mar,1,,15 Sep 1879, 83,264,288; 41, 15 Apr 1899, 47; 35-37(illus.)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BUTT BRIDGE (OLD)
Date: 1912
Nature: Proposed alterations and improvements to bridge including removal of swivel section, widening of carrige way and addition of footpaths.
Refs: Survey drawings of old bridge and drawings of proposed alterations to it, 1912, in IAA, Acc. 2013/063 (2 of the proposal drawings signed by J.W. Griffith (engineer-in-chief to Dublin Port and Docks Board) 15 Jun 1914).