Identity Statement for Roberts & Co.
- Reference code: IE UCDA P174
- Title: Records of Roberts & Co.
- Dates: 1822 - 1957
- Level of description: Fonds
- Extent: 3 boxes
Roberts & Co., building contractors, were founded by Samuel Roberts in 1822 and based in Dublin. The firm moved premises twice, firstly from Portobello to Appian Way. They subsequently moved to Lower Grand Canal Street. The last family member to run the firm was Alfred Roberts. Alfred was also a relief worker in FRance during World War I being a member of the 17th train of the Friends Ambulance Unit (F.A.U) of the Friends War Victims Relief Committee.
This collection was deposited in UCD Archives in 1975 by Mary Scully, a relation of Alfred Roberts.