Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DONEGAL, RAYMUNTERDONEY, CHURCH OF ST PAUL (CI)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. DONEGAL, RAYMUNTERDONEY, CHURCH OF ST PAUL (CI)
Date: 1803-1805
Nature: New church.
Refs: F.W. Fawcett and D.W.T. Crooks, eds., Clergy of Derry & Raphoe (Ulster Historical Foundation, 1999), 172(illus.) give date of 1821 for N aisle, following J.B. Leslie, Raphoe Clergy and Parishes (1940), 120, but cf. drawings by Welland & Gillespie in RCB Library, portfolio 25.

Name: WELLAND & GILLESPIE
Building: CO. DONEGAL, RAYMUNTERDONEY, CHURCH OF ST PAUL (CI)
Date: 1864-1865
Nature: N aisle, robing room, east window. Reopened early 1865. Contractor: John Williamson, Dunlewy (formerly of Ardglass).
Refs: Signed drawings, also signed by contractor, Apr 1864, in RCB Library, portfolio 25; DB 5, 1 Sep,15 Nov,1 Dec 1863, 149,189,197; 6, 1 Mar 1864, 35; 7, 15 Mar 1865, 82; General Advertiser, 20,27 Feb 1864; Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North West Ulster (1979), 476; Clergy of Derry & Raphoe (Ulster Historical Foundation, 1999), Pt 1, 172(illus.)(gives date of 1821 for N aisle, following J.B. Leslie, Raphoe Clergy and Parishes (1940), 120)