This section contains copies of archival material from the Cork City and County Archives that relate to the Roads and Transportation Directorate.
St. Patrick's Bridge in the early 1900s.
Report on proposed blockpaving certain streets of the city. April 1894.
City Engineer's Report. 4th April 1894
Electric Lighting Committee Secretary's Report embodying information collected from various Cities and Towns throughout the United Kingdon, in reference to the introduction of electricity for public and private purposes, and the results attained in each case. Cork: 1895.
Public Works Committee. Report on the improvement of surfaces of the principal streets and lanes of the city, in wood, asphalt and durax pavements. Cork. 1910
Asphalt Surfacing in Great Georges Street - Before
Asphalt Surfacing in Great Georges Street - After
Asphalt Pavement in Western Road - Finished Surface
Durax pavement in progress in Clontart Street.
Durax pavement in progress on Lower Glanmire Road at Metropole Buildings
South Mall before the asphalt improvement (looking west).