Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, CUSHENDALL, PRISON

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. ANTRIM, CUSHENDALL, PRISON
Date: 1823A
Nature: Tall, square, tapering turret at crossroads, only a few feet in diameter, erected by Francis Turnly 'as a placeof confinement for idlers and rioters' (Wright).
Refs: G.N. Wright, Tours in Ireland (1823), ?; Dublin Penny Journal 2 (1833), 131