Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DONEGAL, TORY ISLAND, LIGHTHOUSE

Name: HALPIN, GEORGE [1]
Building: CO. DONEGAL, TORY ISLAND, LIGHTHOUSE
Date: 1828-1832
Nature: Cost £16,563.
Refs: Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North West Ulster (1979), 501; ; Bill Long, Bright Light, White Water (1993), 169

Name: DOUGLASS, WILLIAM
Building: CO. DONEGAL, TORY ISLAND, LIGHTHOUSE
Date: 1885-1888
Nature: New lighthouse tower, fog siren, gas works and 2 new dwellings.
Refs: Life of William Douglass, M.Inst.C.E. formerly engineer-in-chief to the Commissioners of Irish Lights by the author of the 'Life of Sir James Nicholas Douglass [Thomas Williams]' (Privately published, 1923), on-line version at http://pharology.eu/resources/Douglass.pdf