Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DOWN, PURDYSBURN, HOSPITAL ROAD, INFECTIOUS DISEASES HOSPITAL

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. DOWN, PURDYSBURN, HOSPITAL ROAD, INFECTIOUS DISEASES HOSPITAL
Date: 1895
Nature: New hospital for infectious diseases to be erected by Belfast Hospital Committee.
Refs: IB 37, 15 Nov 1895, 274

Name: YOUNG & MACKENZIE
Building: CO. DOWN, PURDYSBURN, HOSPITAL ROAD, INFECTIOUS DISEASES HOSPITAL
Date: 1903-06;1911;1924;1938-39
Nature: New hospital for Belfast Corporation. Tenders invited, Jun 1903. Opened 2 Aug 1906. Contractor: Robert Corry & Son.Tender price: £50,083. Carving by Winter & Thompson. Cost: £75,000. Tenders invited for erecting 2 pavilions and adds. to diphtheria pavilion, 1911. Contractors: H. & J. Martin, Cost: £25,000. Adds. & alts. 1924. Extension costing £230,000, 1938-39.
Refs: B 84, 20 Jun 1903, 642; IB 45, 23 Apr 1903, 1704; 48, 11 Aug,22 Sep 1906, 648,750(illus.),752(illus.),754(illus.); 52, 24 Dec 1910, 791; 53, 1 Apr,22 Jul 1911, 209,494; 66, 9 Aug 1924, 698; 74, 19 Nov 1932, 1050; 80, 16 Apr 1938, 306; 81, 7 Jan,16 Sep 1939, 12,791;  Irish Times, 3 Aug 1906;   IA & C 1, 1 Apr 1911, 130; Paul Larmour, Belfast: an illustrated architectural guide (1987), 108 (no. S11, illus.);  Paul Harron, Architects of Ulster: Young & Mackenzie, a transformational provincial practice 1850-1960 (Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 2016), 102-104(illus.),350-351.

Name: WINTER, JOSEPH (OR JAMES) EDGAR *
Building: CO. DOWN, PURDYSBURN, HOSPITAL ROAD, INFECTIOUS DISEASES HOSPITAL
Date: 1906a
Nature: Stone carving by Winter & Thompson.
Refs: Paul Larmour, Belfast: an illustrated architectural guide (1987), 108 (No. S11)