Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LOUTH, DROGHEDA, MALL, MAYORALTY HOUSE

Name: DARLEY, HUGH *
Building: CO. LOUTH, DROGHEDA, MALL, MAYORALTY HOUSE
Date: 1769ca
Nature: 2-storey, 3-bay builting with pedimented breakfront and Venetian window on 1st floor. Designed and building superintended by HD.
Refs: Drogheda Corporation Book (E.McP); M. Craig, The Architecture of Ireland (1982), 196n,201(illus.); P.J. Geraghty, 'Urban improvement and the erection of municipal buildings in County Louth during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries', County Louth Archaeological and Historical Journal 23, no. 3 (1995), 304; Official Guide to Drogheda (Drogheda UDC, 1963), ?

Name: JOHNSTON, FRANCIS
Building: CO. LOUTH, DROGHEDA, MALL, MAYORALTY HOUSE
Date: 1802-1805;1810
Nature: FJ consulted, 1802, and certifies accounts for repairs, 1805. Corporation votes £700 twoards repairing, altering and furnishing same, 1910.
Refs: Drogheda Corporation Book, 30 Apr 1802, 25 Jul 1805 (IAA, Edward McParland files, Acc.2008/44); John D'Alton, History of Drogheda (1844), ?