Basic Site Details

Name: Newry Council Offices
Town, district or village: Newry
City or county: County Down
Country: Northern Ireland
Grid ref:
Notes: Danish style. Attacked by IRA bomb.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Council house  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11953(?)   


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 2Houston & BeaumontArchitectural practiceA1953(?) James Latimer responsible for design, heavily inspired by recent visit to Denmark
Item 2 of 2James Richard LatimerArchitectA1953(?) responsible for designing, while working for Houston & Beaumont; heavily inspired by his recent visit to Denmark


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of James LatimerInterview of James Latimer by Jessica Taylor, 5 March 2009