Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. FERMANAGH, ENNISKILLEN, DUBLIN ROAD (& CASTLECOOLE ROAD), MASONIC HALL

Name: ROGERSON, JAMES CHRISTOPHER
Building: CO. FERMANAGH, ENNISKILLEN, DUBLIN ROAD (& CASTLECOOLE ROAD), MASONIC HALL
Date: 1930
Nature: Placed second in competition.
Refs: Architect and Building News 124 (11 Jul 1930), 37.

Name: COWSER, BENJAMIN
Building: CO. FERMANAGH, ENNISKILLEN, DUBLIN ROAD (& CASTLECOOLE ROAD), MASONIC HALL
Date: 1930-1932
Nature: Design of Cowser and John McGeagh awarded first prize.  Tenders for erecting same invited, Feb 1931. Building dedicated 23 Jul 1932. Builder: Robert Colhoun, 28 Strand Rd, Derry.
Refs: Architect & Building News 124, 11,25 Jul 1930, 37,115(illus.); IB 72, 19 Jul,30 Aug,13 Sep 1930, 630,636,750,820; 74, 31, Dec 1932, 1158;  Irish Times, 10 Feb 1931;  1;   RA 1933, no. 1430;  Hugh Dixon, Historic Buildings …in the town of Enniskillen (UAHS, 1973), 37; Marie A. McHugh, 'The Quiet Man: the life and works of Benjamin Cowser, a dissertation submitted to Queen's University of Belfast, Department of Architecture, 30 Apr 1990, for the Diploma in Advanced Architectural Studies, 16-17, Figs. 1-8

Name: MACGEAGH, JOHN
Building: CO. FERMANAGH, ENNISKILLEN, DUBLIN ROAD (& CASTLECOOLE ROAD), MASONIC HALL
Date: 1930-1932
Nature: Design of Cowser and John MacGeagh awarded first prize. Tenders for erecting same invited, Feb 1931. Building dedicated 23 Jul 1932. Builder: Robert Colhoun, 28 Strand Rd, Derry.
Refs: Architect & Building News 124, 11,25 Jul 1930, 37,115(illus.); 125, 20 Feb 1931, 292 (advt. for tenders); IB 72, 19 Jul,30 Aug,13 Sep 1930, 630,636,750,820; 73, 3 Jan,14 Feb 1931, 24,146; 74, 30 Jul,31 Dec 1932, 685,1158; 75, 6 May 1933, 370;  Irish Times, 10 Feb 1931;   RA 1933, no. 1430; Hugh Dixon, Historic Buildings …in the town of Enniskillen (UAHS, 1973), 37; Marie A. McHugh, 'The Quiet Man: the life and works of Benjamin Cowser, a dissertation submitted to Queen's University of Belfast, Department of Architecture, 30 Apr 1990, for the Diploma in Advanced Architectural Studies, 16-17, Figs. 1-8