Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. GALWAY, GORTANUMERA, NATIONAL SCHOOL

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. GALWAY, GORTANUMERA, NATIONAL SCHOOL
Date: 1862
Nature: New 2-roomed school. Grant applications dated Feb 1860. Site provided by Ulick de Burgh, 14th Earl of Clanrickarde for nominal charge of 1d. per annum. Cost: £170.00; furniture and fittings: £32..13..4. Funds provided by Board of Education and small local contribution. Opened July 2nd 1862
Refs: 29th Report of the Commissioners of National Education in Ireland (1862), 245; www.homepage.eircom.net/~gortanumerans