Bedford (Bedford Lodge)

Owner / Occupier Information:

Thoms Directory
1863 Thomas Hughes, Bedford Lodge
1865-1879 Seacombe Mason, Bedford Lodge
1880-1881 John Mason, Bedford Lodge
1882-1892 Richard F. Nagle, Bedford Lodge
1893-1904 Edward Buller, Bedford Lodge
1906 Vacant (Bedford Lodge)
1907 A. De Boothe, Bedford Lodge
1907-1949 James Perry, Bedford Lodge

1911 C. Rountree, Bedford Lodge

Up to 1936 Bedford Lodge is identified in Thom’s Directory as 199 Kimmage Road Lower. 1936-1940 Thom’s Directory has J. Perry, Bedford Lodge, between 220 and 222 Kimmage Road Lower, which is on the opposite side of the road. Possibly there was a house by this name on either side.

October 1918 – James Perry won Derry Farm Ballot or £600 prize.
1919 – James perry son James William (14) died.
1923 – Alice Perry and Michael Norton married.
Thursday, February 21, 1929 – Alice Norton (Nee Perry) stabbed in Green Lanes Terebyre. She was daughter of James.
May 1929 – James’ wife Mary Perry died.

1964 – PERRY—The daughter, brother and sister of the late Sarah Perry. “Bedford”, 222 Lower Kimmage Rd.. Dublin, wish to thank most sincerely all those who sympathised with them In their recent sad bereavement; those who sent Mass cards, letters of sympathy, telegrams: to all the clergy and people who attended the Mass and funeral. Trusting tills will be accepted by all in grateful acknowledgment The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass will be offered for their Intentions.

1974 – Sold (many adverts).

1984 – Turned into Bedford Court apartments. £28500. Photo on April 12, 1985. Show flat – October 05, 1984

Appears in the following maps:
Building Details
Address: 220-222 Kimmage-Road
Longitude: -6.291678192315745
Latitude: 53.317860799802155
Kimmage Road Lower
Still exists: Yes Date first mentioned: 1880 Architect: Bedford Court (Pantheon Properties)