Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI)

Name: SILLERY, CHARLES HENRY
Building: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI)
Date: 1812
Nature: Church repaired and rebuilt preserving only brick piers and portion of tower of previous church.New battlemented front added;  'Mr Sillery' [i.e. Charles Henry Sillery?] architect and/or contractor of latter. Mark Williams and Gibbon paid £5.8s.4d. for furniture for church in 1820-21.
Refs: RCB Library, 'An account of of all sums of money levied for building and repairing of churches...June 1824' (information from Frank Keohane); JRSAI 38 (1908), 213; Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 117;  illus. in  Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 124.

Name: SILLERY, CHARLES HENRY
Building: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI)
Date: 1812-14ca
Nature: 'Mr Sillery' paid £510.16s.4d in 1812-13, £125 in 1813-14 and £95.lls.9d. in 1814-15 for building west end of church. (Was he also the architect or contractor for the rest of the work on the church which was carried out a this time?)
Refs: RCB Library, 'An account of of all sums of money levied for building and repairing of churches...June 1824' (information from Frank Keohane).

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI)
Date: 1826
Nature: Addition of aisle. Tenders invited by Churchwardens.
Refs: Drogheda Journal, 9 Aug 1826

Name: CHANCE BROTHERS *#
Building: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI)
Date: 1866
Nature: 3-light memorial window in S aisle. For Wiliiam Hatch, Esq.
Refs: Drogheda Argus, 28 Jul 1866

Name: WELLAND & GILLESPIE
Building: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI)
Date: ?
Nature: New sittings & flooring.
Refs: Undated drawing(s) in RCB Library, portfolio 2A