Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ARMAGH, PORTADOWN, CHURCH OF ST PATRICK (RC)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. ARMAGH, PORTADOWN, CHURCH OF ST PATRICK (RC)
Date: 1835-1842
Nature: New stone-built chapel with freestone cornice, 2 minarets at rear and 4 in front. Cost: £700. Seats 2,500 persons. Bears inscription: 'St Patrick's Chapel, AD 1835. Rev. James O'Neill, Pastor'. Consecrated 22 Oct 1837.
Refs: Angélique Day & Patrick McWilliams, Ordnance Survey Memoirs of Ireland, Vol. 1: Parishes of Co. Armagh, 1835-9, 29; Catholic Directory (1837), 433