Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DOWN, GILFORD, CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST (RC)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. DOWN, GILFORD, CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST (RC)
Date: 1850a
Nature: New church in Tullylish parish, dedicated 1850. (Tower added, 1889. Redecorated with new High Altar and Stations, 1931.)
Refs: E. Campbell, Ecclesiastical Buildings of the Diocese of Dromore (1940), 17

Name: MURRAY, JOHN [2]
Building: CO. DOWN, GILFORD, CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST (RC)
Date: 1863
Nature: Interior of church (dedicated 1850) to be completed under direction of JM. Tenders invited Mar 1863.
Refs: Dundalk Democrat, 28 Mar 1863 (B of I); DB 5, 15 Apr 1863, 69; P.J. Geraghty, A Heritage in Stone: the life and career of architect John Murray (1994), 37-38