Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DERRY, DERRY, CHAPEL ROAD (WATERSIDE), CHURCH OF ST COLUMB (RC)

Name: MCCARTHY, JAMES JOSEPH
Building: CO. DERRY, DERRY, CHAPEL ROAD (WATERSIDE), CHURCH OF ST COLUMB (RC)
Date: 1838-1841
Nature: Rectangular 5-bay hall. Perpendicular, with battlemented parapet. Cost over £2,000.
Refs: Jeanne Sheehy, J.J. McCarthy and the Gothic Revival in Ireland (UAHS, 1977), 35; Douglas Scott Richardson, Gothic Revival Architecture in Ireland (1983), 226-7,249, Pl.123

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. DERRY, DERRY, CHAPEL ROAD (WATERSIDE), CHURCH OF ST COLUMB (RC)
Date: 1870
Nature: Addition of transpts and chancel.
Refs: Douglas Scott Richardson, Gothic Revival Architecture in Ireland (1983), 249

Name: TOMLIN, PATRICK E. *
Building: CO. DERRY, DERRY, CHAPEL ROAD (WATERSIDE), CHURCH OF ST COLUMB (RC)
Date: 1901-1903
Nature: Altar group (Last Supper) carved by PT.
Refs: IB 44, 27 Mar 1902, 1079(illus.)

Name: SHARP, EDMUND *
Building: CO. DERRY, DERRY, CHAPEL ROAD (WATERSIDE), CHURCH OF ST COLUMB (RC)
Date: 1901-1903
Nature: High altar, with carved representation of Leonardo's Last Supper, & reredos. Executed by ES to designs by G.C. Ashlin. Altar group carved by P. Tomlin.
Refs: IB 44, 27 Mar 1902, 1079(illus.)

Name: ASHLIN, GEORGE COPPINGER
Building: CO. DERRY, DERRY, CHAPEL ROAD (WATERSIDE), CHURCH OF ST COLUMB (RC)
Date: 1901-1903
Nature: High altar, with carved representation of Leonardo's Last Supper, & reredos. Sculptor: Edmund Sharp. Altar group carved by P. Tomlin. For Monsignor McFaul.
Refs: Drawings, 1901, in IAA, Ashlin & Coleman drawings collection, Acc. 76/1.41/1-4; IB 44, 27 Mar 1902, 1079 (illus.); 45, 26 Mar 1903, 1678; 46, 16 Jul 1904, 438 (illus); illus. in E. Sharp's publicity brochure of 1920s, 25

Name: MCGRATH, JAMES PATRICK [1]
Building: CO. DERRY, DERRY, CHAPEL ROAD (WATERSIDE), CHURCH OF ST COLUMB (RC)
Date: 1917
Nature: Large job of fibrous plaster work by Michael Creedon, Clare lane, Dublin.
Refs: IB 59, 1 Apr 1917, 448; 60, 13 Apr 1918, 208