Court Houses and Jails

Ennis Courthouse, Ennis. co.Clare – 1850

Ennis Courthouse was built in 1850 in a Neoclassical style to the designs of Joseph B Keane and Henry Whitestone. The first attempt to hold a court in County Clare was recorded to have been [...]

The Criminal Courts of Justice, Parkgate Street. Dublin City – 2010

The new criminal courts complex in Dublin were designed by Henry J Lyons Architects and opened in 2010 and are among the most technologically advanced courts facilities in the World. Situated on the corner of [...]

The Four Courts, Inns Quay. Dublin City – 1776

This site, on the north side of the River Liffey, was formerly the location of a 13th century Dominican Friary and housed the 4 courts of Chancery, Kings Bench, Exchequer and Common Pleas. Before this [...]

Old Derry Jail Tower, Bishop Street. Derry City – 1791

This is the last remaining tower of the old Derry Jail which was built in 1791 and demolished in the 1970s. The jail housed a long list of notable inmates including Wolf Tone, leader of [...]

Load More Posts