Monthly Archives: June 2016


Galway’s Heritage Building Show, Portumna, Sat 7 & Sun 8th May 2016

Galway’s Heritage Building Show, Portumna, Sat 7 & Sun 8th May 2016

Traditional Building Skills on Show A weekend of traditional building skills demonstrations and conservation talks will take place at the OPW’s Portumna Castle.  Portumna Castle will become a onestop destination for owners in need of accurate, impartial and free advice on caring and repairing their old buildings. Click here to view the full brochure


IGS Conservation Grant Scheme 2016

IGS Conservation Grant Scheme 2016

The Irish Georgian Society, through the support of its London Chapter, is pleased to announce an open call for applications to its Conservation Grants Scheme 2016. Now in its third year, the Grants Scheme aims to provide financial support for works to structures of significant architectural merit. A total of €50,000 is available and grants will be awarded with priority given to protected structures and...

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Royal Dublin Society – Library Project

Royal Dublin Society – Library Project

Supply and Installation of replacement Marmoleum Flooring to RDS Library floor, complete with specified Greek Key pattern, at Royal Dublin Society, Ballsbridge DD O’Brien & Co Ltd were contracted by Dunwoody & Dobson Ltd, Registered Heritage Contractors, to supply and install replacement soft flooring in the RDS Library. A key architectural feature of the proposed floor layout was a “Greek Key” border which would be...

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