Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CAVAN, CAVAN, FARNHAM STREET, CATHEDRAL OF SS PATRICK & FELIM (RC, DIOCESE OF KILMORE, OLD)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. CAVAN, CAVAN, FARNHAM STREET, CATHEDRAL OF SS PATRICK & FELIM (RC, DIOCESE OF KILMORE, OLD)
Date: 1853-1862
Nature: Tenders invited for erecting additions, Apr 1853. Dedicated 19 Oct 1862 after having been enlarged by adding nave and chancel to existing church of 1823 which became transepts of enlarged structure. (Cathedral, minus transepts, removed to Ballyhaise, Co. Cavan, when new cathedral built in Cavan; demolished, 1952a, when stones used to build new church of St Mary)
Refs: Anglo-Celt, 21 Apr 1853; Meath People, 31 Jul 1858; DB 4, 1 Oct 1862, 255; The Book of Kilmore Cathedral (1947), ? (B. of I.); IB 94, 14 May 1952, 542

Name: MCDONNELL, JOHN JOSEPH
Building: CO. CAVAN, CAVAN, FARNHAM STREET, CATHEDRAL OF SS PATRICK & FELIM (RC, DIOCESE OF KILMORE, OLD)
Date: 1914-1915
Nature: Decoration and renovation.
Refs: IB 56, 19 Dec 1914, 689; 57, 13 Mar 1915, 129