Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, O'CONNELL BRIDGE

Name: STONEY, BINDON BLOOD
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, O'CONNELL BRIDGE
Date: 1877
Nature: Adds.and alts. including lowering of and alts. to approaches, new superstructure corresponding to width of Sackville St, central footway with 3 5-light lamps 'in the highest style of Parisian art'. Renamed O'Connell Bridge. Facsimile keystones by C.W. Harrison.
Refs: IB 19, 1,15 May 1877, 133,142; 21, 15 Mar 1879, 83; 23, 1 Jan 1881, ?; B 36, 22 Jun 1878, 641; R.C. Cox, Bindon Blood Stoney: Biography of a Port Engineer (Dublin, Institution of Civil Engineers, 1990), 31-35(illus.);  Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005),572.

Name: DOHERTY, WILLIAM JAMES [1]*
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, O'CONNELL BRIDGE
Date: 1878
Nature: WJD contractor. Designed by B. B. Stoney.
Refs: IB 20, 15 Jun 1878, 172; 22, 15 Jul 1880, 196; 40, 1 Mar 1898, 38.