Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. GALWAY, CLIFDEN, COURT HOUSE

Name: BUTLER, WILLIAM DEANE
Building: CO. GALWAY, CLIFDEN, COURT HOUSE
Date: 1840
Nature: In course of erection, 1840, when Board of Works gave a loan of £1000. At Galway Summer Assizes, 1845, presentment for £95 made to WDB for working plans and superintendence of court house and 9 visits from Dublin to inspect the works at £5 each.
Refs: 8th Annual Report of Commissioners of Public Works (Ireland) (1840), 23; Tuam Herald, 26 Jul 1845;  Brendan O'Donoghue, The Irish County Surveyors 1834-1944 (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2007), 131.