MACARTNEY, SAMUEL GILMORE
- Born: 1878/79 Died: -
Assistant county surveyor for Co. Derry from 1900 or earlier until 1915 or later. Samuel Gilmore Macartney, who, according to the 1911 census, was born in Co. Antrim in 1878 or 1879, may have been the son of ROBERT MACARTNEY. .. At the time of the census he was living in Dungaiven with his widowed mother and his elder brother Robert Andrew Macartney, described as a quarry owner. He was the architect for alterations to Dungiven Presbyterian Church in 1909.(1)
Address: 91 Main Street, Dungiven, 1911.
(1) IB 51, 20 Mar,3 Apr,16 May,27 Nov 1909, 178,210,309,755
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|Building:||CO. DERRY, DUNGIVEN, PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH|
|Nature:||Alts. and adds, including addition of vestibule, construction of screens and concrete front 'in Flamboyant Gothic vein' (Rowan). Cost: £720.
IB 51, 20 Mar,3 Apr,16 May,27 Nov 1909, 178,210,309,755; Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North West Ulster (1979), 266; Julia E. Mullin, The Presbytery of Limavady (Limavady: North-West Books, 1989), 95(illus.),101; entrance front illus. in Laurence Kirkpatrick, Presbyterians in Ireland: an illustrated history (Booklink, 2006), 264.