Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. KERRY, CASTLEISLAND, CHURCH (CI)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. KERRY, CASTLEISLAND, CHURCH (CI)
Date: 1837a
Nature: Grant of £290 received from Ecclesiastical Commissioners for thorough repair of church, which 'consists of the nave of a former structure, with the belfry thickly covered with ivy; and contains a neat mural monument to some of the Merediths of Dicksgrove, and on the south sie of the exterior is a small sculptured head supposed to represent St Nicholas…'
Refs: Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 299;  exterior illus. in J.B Leslie, ed. D.W.T. Crooks. Clergy of Limerick - Clergy of Ardfert and Agahadoe: biographical succession lists (Ulster Historical Foundation, 2015), 140..