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1879

17 September 2009

1879 – Warehouse, Donegall Place, Belfast

Architect: Robert Watt Largely built as illustrated in elaborate stucco at 7-9 Donegall Place, the building no longer has the ornamental pediment, but otherwise is in fairly good condition. Built for Messrs. Lindsay...

17 September 2009

1879 – Warehouse, Tomb Street, Belfast

Architect: Robert Watt Perspective view including block plan for Messrs. Mitchell & Co. Published in The Building News, February 10th 1878.

17 September 2009

1879 – Roman Catholic Church, Castleisland, Co. Kerry

Architect: Dominick J. Coakley Selected design from seven submitted. Tower and spire later, from 1901. Published in The Building News, November 14 1879: “This design was selected in a competition wherein seven architects...

02 September 2009

1879 – St Mary’s Episcopalian Cathedral, Edinburgh

Architect: Sir George Gilbert Scott After an architectural competition, this design of Sir George Gilbert Scott was chosen from six others. One of three designs by Sir George Gilbert Scott, for a church...

10 August 2009

1879 – “Barrow Point”, Pinner, Middlesex

Architect: Ernest George & Peto Designed for for W. Barber esq., and published in The Building News, July 4th 1879. “We illustrate this week the drawings by Messrs. Ernest George and Peto, architects,...

10 August 2009

1879 – Cottages, Pinner, Middlesex

Architect: Ernest George & Peto Perspective View including plans published in The Building News, July 4th 1879.

07 August 2009

1879 – The Royal Hospital for Incurables West Hill, Putney, London

Architect: Searle, Son & Hayes View of the proposed new wing including ground plan published in The Building News, July 4th 1879. The Hospital for Incurables was founded in 1854 by the distinguished...

02 August 2009

1879 – Porte Kent, Quebec City

Architect: W.H. Lynn Irish architect W.H. Lynn was brought over to Quebec in 1875 by the Governor General, Lord Dufferin, and he produced several designs for gates and towers including Porte St. Louis...

30 July 2009

1879 – Carcassonne Cathedral, France

Architect: Eugène Viollet-le-Duc Carcassonne was struck from the roster of official fortifications under Napoleon and the Restoration, and the fortified cité of Carcassonne fell into such disrepair that the French government decided that...