Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ARMAGH, LURGAN, COURT HOUSE (OLD)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. ARMAGH, LURGAN, COURT HOUSE (OLD)
Date: 1802
Nature: 'a neat stone building (49 feet long and 48 feet broad) with gothic windows…it was since repaired and enlarged and has cost altogether £1,663 pounds, which was defrayed by the county'. Old bridewell beneath, unused by 1837.
Refs: Memoir by Thomas McIlroy, 11 Oct 1837, in Angélique Day & Patrick McWilliams, Ordnance Survey Memoirs of Ireland, Vol. 1: Parishes of Co. Armagh, 1835-9, 114