Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CLARE, ENNIS, GALWAY ROAD, DISTRICT LUNATIC ASYLUM

Name: ADAIR, ARTHUR CHARLES
Building: CO. CLARE, ENNIS, GALWAY ROAD, DISTRICT LUNATIC ASYLUM
Date: 1863-1866
Nature: With William Fogerty. Chiefly designed by Fogerty; ACA responsible for water system and services. Superintended construction with Joseph Fogerty. Tenders invited, Apr 1863.  To cost : £35,000. Builder: Michael Meade.
Refs: Contract drawings, signed and dated A.C. Adair, Ennis, 1866, (formerly?) in OPW drawings collection, old ref. A.3.5; DB 5,1 Apr 1863,63; B 24,3 Mar 1866,153;  Freeman's Journal, 18,20 Apr 1863;  Irish Times, 18 Aug 1863; IB 9,1 Aug 1866 (tenders); IAA, PKS B05/03, A03 (Jun 1863, p.100Av), L1 (pp.468,478,486-93,496 &c.);   Civil Engineer & Architect's Journal 29, 1 Apr 1866, 119;   Brendan O'Donoghue, The Irish County Surveyors 1834-1944 (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2007), 89

Name: FOGERTY, WILLIAM
Building: CO. CLARE, ENNIS, GALWAY ROAD, DISTRICT LUNATIC ASYLUM
Date: 1863-66;1869
Nature: By W. Fogerty of Dublin, erected under joint superintendence of John Fogerty, Limerick, & A.C. Adair. Tenders invited, Apr1863.  Builder: Michael Meade. Clerk of Works: Fitzgerald. (Mssrs. Ryan of Limerick originally named as contractors for erection of wall)
Refs: Set of contract drawings, signed A.C. Adair, Ennis, 1866, in OPW drawings, folder A.3.5 (old ref.); IAA, PKS B05/03, A03 (Aug 1869-Jan 1870, p.100Av), L1 (pp.468,478,486-93,496 &c.);  Freeman's Journal, 18,20 Apr 1863;  Irish Times, 18 Aug 1863;  B 21, 5 Sep 1863, 636; 24, 3 Mar 1866, 152; DB 5, 1 Apr 1863, 63; 8, 15 Mar 1866, 71,72; design exh. RHA 1864, no. 403 IAA, PKS B05/03;  Civil Engineer & Architect's Journal 29, 1 Apr 1866, 119. 

Name: FOGERTY, JOHN, & SON
Building: CO. CLARE, ENNIS, GALWAY ROAD, DISTRICT LUNATIC ASYLUM
Date: 1863-66;1869
Nature: By W. Fogerty of Dublin, erected under joint superintendence of John Fogerty, Limerick, & A.C. Adair. Boundary wall being built by Mssrs. Ryan, Limerick.
Refs: IAA, PKS B05/03, A03 (Jun 1863, p.?), L1 (pp.468,478,486-93,496 &c.); DB 5, 1 Apr 1863, 63; 8, 15 Mar 1866, 71; B 21, 5 Sep 1863, 636; 24, 3 Mar 1866, 153;   Civil Engineer & Architect's Journal 29, 6 Apr 1866, 119;  William Garner, Ennis: Architectural Heritage (An Foras Forbatha, 1981), 54(illus.),61

Name: O'CONNOR, FRANCIS
Building: CO. CLARE, ENNIS, GALWAY ROAD, DISTRICT LUNATIC ASYLUM
Date: 1903-1905
Nature: Water supply, sewerage, proposed new buildings.
Refs: IB 45, 13 Aug,19 Nov,3,17 Dec 1903, 1930,2098,3030,3055; 47, 6 May 1905, 298; 48, 1 Dec 1906, 950; B 85, 12 Dec 1903, 620

Name: SHEEHY, BRIAN EDWARD FITZGERALD
Building: CO. CLARE, ENNIS, GALWAY ROAD, DISTRICT LUNATIC ASYLUM
Date: 1910
Nature: 2 cottages at same, 1910. Chimney shaft, boiler, &c., 1914. New dormitories, 1915. Archts: Sheehy and Tierney.
Refs: IB 52, 2 Apr,11 Jun 1910, 217,392; 56, 3 Jan 1914, 28; 57, 31 Jul 1915, 346; B 109, 10 Oct 1915, 196

Name: TIERNEY, MARTIN F.
Building: CO. CLARE, ENNIS, GALWAY ROAD, DISTRICT LUNATIC ASYLUM
Date: 1910
Nature: 2 cottages at same, 1910. Chimney shaft, boiler, &c., 1914. New dormitories, 1915. Archts: Sheehy and Tierney.
Refs: IB 52, 2 Apr,11 Jun 1910, 217,392; 56, 3 Jan 1914, 28; 57, 31 Jul,28 Aug 1915, 346,385; B 109, 10 Oct 1915, 196

Name: BECKETT & HARRINGTON
Building: CO. CLARE, ENNIS, GALWAY ROAD, DISTRICT LUNATIC ASYLUM
Date: 1931
Nature: Alterations
Refs: IB 73, 14 Feb 1931, 148

Name: SHEAHAN, PATRICK JOSEPH
Building: CO. CLARE, ENNIS, GALWAY ROAD, DISTRICT LUNATIC ASYLUM
Date: 1937-1942;1950-
Nature: Extension (new admission hospital, sick & infirm hospital, nurses' home & chapel). £67,675. Also alts to kitchen block, bakery, boiler house. Imps. to water supply, 1950. House for assistant medical officer, 1951-52.
Refs: IB 79, 2 Oct 1937, 882; 80, 80, 3,16 Apr 1938, 282,385; 81, 18 Feb 1939, 154; 84, 12 Sep 1942, 338; 92, 10 Jun 1950, 608; 93, 27 Oct 1951, 1114; 94, 19 Jul & 2 Aug 1952, 764