Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CARLOW, CARLOW, ST PATRICK'S COLLEGE

Name: COBDEN, THOMAS ALFRED
Building: CO. CARLOW, CARLOW, ST PATRICK'S COLLEGE
Date: 1817-19;1821-1835
Nature: TC architect and builder of Lay College in south wing (1817-11819c) and of north wing (1821-1835). Probably also designed entrance gates and lodge.
Refs: College account books (information from Rev. Thomas McDonnell.); P.J. Brophy 'Braganza - its architect and first owner' in Carloviana Vol. 1, no. 3 (Jan 1949), 123;  Thomas McDonnell, 'Thomas A. Cobden, 1794-1842:  an architect in Co. Carlow', Carlow History and Society (Dublin, 2008),  628-630(illus.).

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. CARLOW, CARLOW, ST PATRICK'S COLLEGE
Date: 1828
Nature: Addition (N wing), costing £13,000 and providing room for 200 students.
Refs: J.P. Lawson, Gazetteer of Ireland (1842), 201-2

Name: HAGUE, WILLIAM [2]
Building: CO. CARLOW, CARLOW, ST PATRICK'S COLLEGE
Date: 1885-88
Nature: New church, dedicated autumn of 1888. Builder: M. Robinson, Carlow.
Refs: IB 30, 1 Nov 1888, 270; Feargal Tomas Harron, 'William Hague FRIAI: an architectural appraisal', Breifne VIII, no. 32 (1996), 729;  John McEvoy, ed., The Churches of Kildare and Leighlin 2000 AD (Strasbourg: Editions du Signe, 2000), 12.

Name: BARRETT, JAMES RUPERT EDWARD BOYD
Building: CO. CARLOW, CARLOW, ST PATRICK'S COLLEGE
Date: 1957;1960
Nature: Extension; students' residence
Refs: IB 99, 14 Dec 1957, 1020; 102, 12 Nov 1960, 860

Name: BARFF, FREDERICK SETTLE *
Building: CO. CARLOW, CARLOW, ST PATRICK'S COLLEGE
Date: ?
Nature: Chapel decoration
Refs: B 16, 4 Sep 1858, 607

Name: LOBIN, LUCIEN LEOPOLD *#
Building: CO. CARLOW, CARLOW, ST PATRICK'S COLLEGE
Date: ?
Nature: Windows in E end of chapel signed by 'J. Lobin' of Tours.
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