Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ARMAGH, LURGAN, GAOL

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. ARMAGH, LURGAN, GAOL
Date: 1831
Nature: 'a small neat building of whinstone, corniced with cut stone…built in 1831 and cost 830 pounds…71 feet long and 17 feet 3 inches broad…cells only accommodate 7 prisoners'
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