Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LOUTH, DUNDALK, STAPLETON PLACE, COUNTY INFIRMARY

Name: CLARKE, JAMES [2]*
Building: CO. LOUTH, DUNDALK, STAPLETON PLACE, COUNTY INFIRMARY
Date: 1834-1835
Nature: JC builder of same, but died before its completion. Architect: Thomas Smith, Hertford.
Refs: Drogheda Journal, 7 Feb 1835

Name: SMITH, THOMAS [2]#
Building: CO. LOUTH, DUNDALK, STAPLETON PLACE, COUNTY INFIRMARY
Date: 1834-1835
Nature: Competition held for design of same, 1833. Tudor Gothic, with single-storey arcade. Cost: £3,000. Builder: James Clarke (who died before completion of building).
Refs: Inscription on building; Drogheda Journal, 5 Nov 1833,7 Feb 1835; J. D'Alton & J. O'Flanagan, History of Dundalk (1864), ?; J.B. Leslie, History of Kilsaran (1908), 126; Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 270