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Savoy Cinema site works : front of site viewed from across O’Connell Street

Abstract: Showing the site notice which reads ‘A Cinematograph Theatre/is being erected on this site/To seat 3,000 persons’. The builders are listed as Meagher & Hayes of Cork and Dublin, and the architect as ‘F.C. Mitchell L.R.I.B.A. London W.1’, with various contractors listed as follows: Steelwork: Messrs Blake & Co. Ltd, Sheffield. Heating & Ventilation: Messrs J. Jeffreys & Co. Ltd, London. Steel Casements: Messrs Critalls & Co. Ltd, London. Electrical Installation: Theatre Equipemnt LTd, Dublin. Lifts: Waygood Otis Ltd, London. Portland Stone: H. & J. Martin Ltd, Dublin. Stone Carving: William J. Greene, Dublin. Fibrous Plaster & Decoration: Alex Malcolm & Co. Ltd, Dublin. Seating & Furnishing: -, Dublin Plastering: -, Dublin Plumbing: -, Dublin. Sanitary Fittings: -, Dublin. Granite: Osborne & Brady, Ballyknocken, Wicklow.

In collection Savoy Cinema Album

Origin information
Dublin, Ireland
Date created:
Type of Resource
still image
Physical description
1 photograph : b&w
24 x 29 cm
Physical description: The original photograph is contained within an album.
Architectural photographs   linked data (gmgpc)
O'Connell Street Upper (Dublin, Ireland)
Savoy Cinema (Dublin, Ireland)
Motion picture theaters--Ireland--Dublin
Building construction--Ireland--Dublin
Steel framing (Building)   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Architectural Archive . 0085/057-9
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"Savoy Cinema site works," held by Irish Architectural Archive. © Unknown. Digital content by University College Dublin, published by UCD Library, University College Dublin <>

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Description created by staff of UCD Library, University College Dublin based on information provided by the Irish Architectural Archive. — Metadata creation date: 2015-09-15

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