Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CORK, DUNMANWAY, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI, FANLOBBUS PARISH)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. CORK, DUNMANWAY, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI, FANLOBBUS PARISH)
Date: 1821
Nature: 'The church of Fanlobbus is a handsome edificel erected in 1821, at an expense of £1100, by aid of a loan from the late Board of First Fruits; and a square tower has recently been added to it.' (Lewis). Plaque on tower of church inscr. 'H. Cox 1821'. (Lewis says that late 'H. Cox, Esq.' built Manor House. DPJ says that church was erected by by 'Mr J.H. Cox'.)
Refs: Dublin Penny Journal 2 (1834), 262; S. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 586;  exterior illus.. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 366.

Name: WELLAND, JOSEPH
Building: CO. CORK, DUNMANWAY, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI, FANLOBBUS PARISH)
Date: 1856
Nature: Proposed addition of chancel and opening of new window in N wall.
Refs: Plan and elevations in Representative Church Body Library, portfolio 8, see RCB Library - Architectural Drawings, https://archdrawing.ireland.anglican.org/items/show/1826 (last visited, Jan 2017);.  Richard J. Hodges, Cork and County Cork in the Twentieth Century (1911), 89;  exterior illus.. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 366.

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. CORK, DUNMANWAY, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI, FANLOBBUS PARISH)
Date: 1878
Nature: New chancel consecrated and new organ opened at special service. E window with scriptural texts on scrolls a gift of the O'Donovan. Cost of chancel, £250. Cost of organ about £175.
Refs: Irish Ecclesiastical Gazette 20, no. 229, 1 Apr 1878, 105; no. 233, 1 Aug 1878, 228.

Name: HARRISON, CHARLES WILLIAM *
Building: CO. CORK, DUNMANWAY, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI, FANLOBBUS PARISH)
Date: 1886
Nature: Pulpit in memory of Harriet, Lady Carbery (d.1884), erected for Lord Carbery; elaborately carved with shafts of Irish marbles of various colours.
Refs: IB 28, 15 Jan 1886, 18