Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DERRY, DERRY, SOCIETY STREET, APPRENTICE BOYS' HALL

Name: FERGUSON, JOHN GUY
Building: CO. DERRY, DERRY, SOCIETY STREET, APPRENTICE BOYS' HALL
Date: 1873-1877
Nature: New hall in Scottish Baronial style. Inaugurated Aug 1877. Cost, excluding heating and furnishing, £3,350. Builders: McClelland & Co.
Refs: IB 13, 1 Apr 1871, 85; 15, 1 Mar 1873, 72; 19, 15 Aug,1 Sep 1877, 246,262; Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North West Ulster (1979), 394

Name: ROBINSON & DAVIDSON
Building: CO. DERRY, DERRY, SOCIETY STREET, APPRENTICE BOYS' HALL
Date: 1932;1935-37
Nature: Tenders invited for carrying out adds. & alts., 1932. Extension, 1935-37. Cost: £3,250. Opened, 1877.
Refs: IB 74, 5 Nov 1932, 996; 77, 19 Oct 1935, 946; 79, 25 Dec 1937, ?; W.S. Ferguson, A.J. Rowan, J.J. Tracey, Historic Buildings…in and near the City of Derry (1970), 26 (no. 48); Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North West Ulster (1979), 394