Irish Sweepstakes Building Image 1
World famous and controversial the Irish Hospital Sweepstakes was founded in 1930
to raise money for medical services and hospitals.
Built in the late 1930 s on the large area that was once the site of Ramsay's Royal Nurseries.
The Sweepstakes building had a workforce of more than 4,000.
In 1987 with the introduction of the the National Lottery the Irish Sweepstakes wound down.
March 1987 Irish Sweepstakes Building Ballsbridge