Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, GRAFTON STREET, NO. 065 (J. ROBINSON & SONS)  Street numbers may have changed due to re-numbering

Name: FULLER, JAMES FRANKLIN
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, GRAFTON STREET, NO. 065 (J. ROBINSON & SONS)
Date: 1888
Nature: Rebuilding of Robinson & Sons 'magnificent photographic gallery and optical and polytechnic museum' after its destruction by fire. New establishment 'infinitely superior in every respect to that which was destroyed' Contractor: Samuel H. Bolton, New building 5 storeys high and in Queen Anne style.  Irish brick from Portmarnock Brickworks (not from William Bolton, Dun Laoghaire, as stated in original article.)  Interior arrangements described..
Refs: Irish Times, 31 Aug,4 Sep 1888.

Name: MCDONNELL, LAURENCE ALOYSIUS
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, GRAFTON STREET, NO. 065 (J. ROBINSON & SONS)
Date: ?
Nature: Rebuilding premises of Lambert, Brien & Co.(No. 64)and of 'the adjoining house of Mssrs. Robinson' (No. 65).
Refs: Obituary of L.A. McD in IB 67, 12 Dec 1925, 1020.