Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LEITRIM, MANORHAMILTON, CHURCH (CI, CLOONCLARE PARISH)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. LEITRIM, MANORHAMILTON, CHURCH (CI, CLOONCLARE PARISH)
Date: 1781?
Nature: Addition of spire to church of circa 1730 (but cf. Lewis, who says that spire was erected in 1804). Church built on site of former barrack square with bastions.
Refs: RIA, Ordnance Survey memoirs, Box 28 (B of I files);  Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 352;  exterior illus. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 240.