Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. KILKENNY, CALLAN, CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION (RC)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. KILKENNY, CALLAN, CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION (RC)
Date: 1816p
Nature: New chapel on site of older one. Commenced 1816 under Fr. Forristal and finished by Fr. Herneberry.'(Egan). 'The chapel at Callan is a spacious edifice, not quite finished, in the southern part of the town; the interior is very neat, and the ceiling is chastely and handsomely carved.' (Lewis)
Refs: S. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 245; P.M. Egan, The illustrated guide to the city and county of Kilkenny [1884?], ?