1862 – House of Retreat, Inchicore, Dublin

Architect: John Bourke

Part of a large intended scheme for the Oblate Fathers, the Retreat House was constructed in 1858-62.

1874 – Blessingbourne House, Fivemiletown, Co. Tyrone

Architect: Frederick Pepys Cockerell

A large Elizabethan style manor-house constructed between 1870 and 1874 near Fivemiletown in County Tyrone.

1789 – Unbuilt Design for a Villa, Cork

Architect: James Lewis

Designed for Silver Oliver (1736–1798), Irish MP and Privy Counsellor, but unbuilt. “Plans and Elevation of a Villa,

1790s – Design for Coole House, Gort, Co. Galway

Architect: James Lewis

“Plans and Section designed for Coole House, in the County of Galway, the seat of Robert Gregory,

1790 – Design for Casino at Lough Cutra, Gort, Co. Galway

Architect: James Lewis

A Plan and Elevation of a Casino, to be built at Lough Cutra, near Gort, in Galway,

1797 – Design for a Market House, Limerick

Architect: James Lewis

In the second volume of his Original Designs in Architecture, published in 1797, James Lewis wrote “Plan of the Market and Store Houses,

1922 – Design for Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin

Architect: W.H. Byrne & Son

Unified terrace scheme for three stakeholders, the Granville Hotel the Presbyterian Association, and an Income Tax Office.

Busaras – Michael Scott, early work and his design team

Michael Scott (1905-1989) was born in Drogheda, County Louth in 1905. His family originated in County Kerry and he was educated at Belvedere College,

Busaras: Foreword

Author’s note: this was submitted as a M.A. Thesis in History of Art in 1996 at the National College of Art and Design.

1927 – Dublin Civic Week, O’Connell Bridge, Dublin

Dublin Civic Week was held over the 17th to the 25th of September 1927. As part of the event, an elaborate structure was built on the central median of O’Connell Bridge.