Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, LARNE, UNION WORKHOUSE

Name: WILKINSON, GEORGE
Building: CO. ANTRIM, LARNE, UNION WORKHOUSE
Date: 1842A
Nature: New workhouse. Cost of building: £4989. Cost of fittings &c.: £333. Accommodation for 400. Completed: 31 Dec 1842.First admissions 4 Jan 1843. New fever hospital building open by May 1847.
Refs: Michael H. Gould, The Workhouses of Ulster (UAHS, 1983), 19; John O'Connor, The Workhouses of Ireland (1995), 243,262

Name: CLOSE, SAMUEL PATRICK
Building: CO. ANTRIM, LARNE, UNION WORKHOUSE
Date: 1886
Nature: Dispensary.
Refs: Angela E. McGuinness, 'Samuel Patrick Close: Architect' (unpublished master's thesis, Queen's University, Belfast, 1990), 49-50 (Pls. 72-3).