Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

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

Name: PURCELL, PIERCE FRANCIS
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BUTT BRIDGE (NEW)
Date: 1932
Nature: Designed by PFP with Joseph Mallagh. Believed to be earliest recorded use of cantilevered construction in reinforced concrete. Constructed by Gray's Ferro-Concrete (Ireland Ltd.) for Dublin Port & Docks Board.
Refs: Bill of quantities and scedule of prices in IAA, Acc.2008/47;  R.C. Cox & M.H. Gould, Civil Engineering Heritage: Ireland (1998), 39;  Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 693.

Name: BOND, FRANCIS WILLOUGHBY
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BUTT BRIDGE (NEW)
Date: 1932
Nature: Construction supervised by FWB. For Dublin Port & Docks Board.
Refs: F.W. Bond, 'The reconstruction of Butt Bridge, Dublin', TICEI 59 (1932-33), 35-98; obituary of FWB in TICEI 80 (1953-54), 293

Name: MALLAGH, JOSEPH
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BUTT BRIDGE (NEW)
Date: 1932
Nature: Reinforced concrete with a balustrade of chiselled granite. Opened 1932. Designed by JJM with P.F. Purcell. Advisory architects: O'Callaghan & Giron.
Refs: IB 74, 26 Mar,23 Apr 1932, 289(illus.),369; F.W. Bond, 'The reconstruction of Butt Bridge, Dublin', TICEI 59 (1932-33), 35-98; H.A. Gilligan, A History of the Port of Dublin (1988), 99; R.C. Cox & M.H. Gould, Civil Engineering Heritage: Ireland (1998), 39;  Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 693.

Name: O'CALLAGHAN & GIRON
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BUTT BRIDGE (NEW)
Date: 1932
Nature: Reinforced concrete with balustrade of chiselled granite. Opened 1932.  Designed by J.J. Mallagh with P.F. Purcell.  Architectural details designed by O'Callaghan & Giron.   For Dublin Port & Docks Board.
Refs: IB 74, 26 Mar,23 Apr 1932, 289(illus.),369;   F.W. Bond, 'The reconstruction of Butt Bridge, Dublin', TICEI 59 (1932-33), 35-98;  H.A. Gilligan, A History of the Port of Dublin (1988), 99;  R.C. Cox & M.H. Gould, Civil Engineering Heritage: Ireland (1998), 39.