Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, DONEGALL SQUARE, CITY HALL, WAR MEMORIAL CENOTAPH & GARDEN

Name: THOMAS, ALFRED BRUMWELL (SIR) #
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, DONEGALL SQUARE, CITY HALL, WAR MEMORIAL CENOTAPH & GARDEN
Date: 1924-1927
Nature: ABT provided [plans for same, 1924, but full design not carried out because ABT was dismissed after disagreements about contractual arrangements. Cenotaph designed by ABT completed, 1927. Detailed final design for surroundings provided by Young & Mackenzie, 1928-29.
Refs: Paul Harron, Architects of Ulster: Young & Mackenzie, a transformational provincial practice 1850-1960 (Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 2016), 18(illus.),361(illus.), citing Paul Larmour, Belfast City Hall: an architectural history (UAHS, 2010), 148-151.171.

Name: YOUNG & MACKENZIE
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, DONEGALL SQUARE, CITY HALL, WAR MEMORIAL CENOTAPH & GARDEN
Date: 1928-29
Nature: Y & M provide detailed final design for garden surrounding cenotaph (designed by Alfred Brumwell Thomas).  Unveiling performed by Lord Allenby, 11 Nov 1929.
Refs: Irish Times, 12 Nov 1929;  Paul Harron, Architects of Ulster: Young & Mackenzie, a transformational provincial practice 1850-1960 (Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 2016), 18(illus.),361(illus.), citing Paul Larmour, Belfast City Hall: an architectural history (UAHS, 2010), 148-151.171.