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29 March 2012

1879 – Design for Swing Bridge, Dublin

Architect: Bindon B. Stoney Design published in 1879 for bridge over the Liffey at Beresford Place. Eventually called Butt Bridge, it linked the new Tara Street with Beresford Place. It was replaced in...

28 March 2012

1879 – New Premises, Fleet Street, London

Architect: Alexander Peebles Perspective published in The Building News, September 19th 1879. Alexander Marshall Peebles was born in Dawsholm, New Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire on 5 March 1840. He was articled to Thomas Smith, County...

27 March 2012

1879 – Coffee Tavern, Streatham, London

Architect: Ernest George & Peto Perspective view & ground plan from The Building News, July 4th 1879. “Is just being completed and is to be formally opened in a few days by the...

27 March 2012

1879 – Almshouses for the Earl of Onslow, Guildford, Surrey

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

27 March 2012

1879 – 2 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London

Architect: Edward Vigers Published in The Building News, September 26th 1879, as a residence for S.B. Clark esq. “This is an illustration of a new front that has been put to an old...

11 March 2012

1879 – St. Vincent Ferrer Church, New York

Architect: Demolished in 1914 so as to begin construction of a new one designed by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, who had recently struck out on his own from Cram, Goodhue & Ferguson.

07 March 2012

1879 – Church, Howth, Co. Dublin

Architect: Walter G. Doolin Proposed and unbuilt design for Canon Smithwick.

17 January 2012

1879 – Warehouses, Bartholomew Close, London

Architect: Aston Webb “This building stands on an area of over 8,000 square feet, and occupies a very open position in Bartholomew-close, replacing three houses which bad been converted into a warehouse, but...

19 October 2011

1879 – St. Nicholas Church, Carrick-on-suir, Co. Tipperary

Architect: G.C. Ashlin Italian Romaneque style church by George C. Ashlin. A fine detached campanile alongside adds vertical emphasis. The interior is Ashlin’s interpretation of a roman basicilia. The church was began in...

02 July 2011

1879 – St. Silas Church, Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire

Architect: Samuel Musgrave From The Architect October 25, 1879,: “St Silas is described as being designed in a simple style of Gothic, and executed in best quality plain red stock brick, stone being...