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Journal TitleConstruction
Article Title80 at 80 : 1950s and 1960s : Busarus
Editor(s)Foley, Brian
DateAugust / September 2015
Contentphotos, text
Note(s)Busarus was the first major work of modern architecture in post-war Dublin. Constructed of reinforced concrete with Portland stone cladding, it was designed to house a bus terminus and transport company. The building won the RIAI Triennial Gold Medal in 1955.
Subject(s)20th century ; architectural history ; Modernism ; bus stations ; cinemas ; concrete ; public transport ; transport terminals ; architectural heritage ; architects ; construction ; International Style ; reinforced concrete
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