Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CORK, DRINAGH (DUNMANWAY), CHURCH (CI, OLD)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. CORK, DRINAGH (DUNMANWAY), CHURCH (CI, OLD)
Date: 1818-19
Nature: 'The church is a small neat edifice, in the early English style, erected in 1818 by aid of a gift of £900 from the late Board of First Fruits.'(Lewis)  According to parish history, new church was capable of holding 120 persons gift of £830 15s. 41/2d towards building of same received from Board of First Fruits. (Demolished, 1896.)
 
Refs: S. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 497;  Church of Ireland: Fanlobbus Union of Parishes, http://fanlobbus.ie/Christ-Church-Drinagh.htm (last visited, Jan 2017).

Name: ECCLESIASTICAL COMMISSIONERS
Building: CO. CORK, DRINAGH (DUNMANWAY), CHURCH (CI, OLD)
Date: 1860
Nature: To be enlarged by Ecclesiastical Commissoners.(New robing room & gallery) Tenders open.
Refs: Unsigned design for robing room & gallery, dated 1860, in RCB Library, portfolio 8; DB 2, 1 Jul 1860, 301