Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. MEATH, TARA, CHURCH (CI)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. MEATH, TARA, CHURCH (CI)
Date: 1823
Nature: 'Michael Miles, Contractor of the new church' paid £147.9s.3d. (Old church had been re-thatched in or by 1820.) New church 'conspicuously sited on the hill of Tara' (Lewis).
Refs: RCB Library, 'An account of of all sums of money levied for building and repairing of churches...June 1824' (information from Frank Keohane);  Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), II, 596.