Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. WEXFORD, KILNAMANAGH, CHURCH OF ST JOHN (CI)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. WEXFORD, KILNAMANAGH, CHURCH OF ST JOHN (CI)
Date: 1813-1819
Nature: New church, 'built in 1813', consecrated 10 Aug 1819. Cost £609 British; £503 contributed by Board of First Fruits, remainder contributed by Robert Doyne.
Refs: J.B. Leslie, Ferns Clergy and Parishes (1936), 197;  exterior illus. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 344.

Name: WELLAND, JOSEPH
Building: CO. WEXFORD, KILNAMANAGH, CHURCH OF ST JOHN (CI)
Date: 1852p-54
Nature: To be enlarged or rebuilt. Completed by Jan 1855. (David Lawrence says, Mar 2009, that present church looks all of one date, see illus. in Gloine, http://www.gloine.ie/gloine/building/building/2900/ , last visited Mar 2009.)
Refs: Signed undated design for enlargement by addition of new chancel & robing room in RCB Library,folio 17; B 10, 3 Apr 1852, 219; 13, 13 Jan 1855, 17;  exterior illus. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 344. .