Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DONEGAL, CASHEL, CHURCH OF ST COLUMBA (CI)

Name: UNDERWOOD, HENRY JONES #
Building: CO. DONEGAL, CASHEL, CHURCH OF ST COLUMBA (CI)
Date: 1847
Nature: New chapel-of-ease in Clondhorkey parish near Doe Castle, for George Vaughan Hart.
Refs: Letters and papers of G.V.Hart relating to same, 1838-1864, in PRONI, D3077/G/6 (see PRONI e-catalogue);  B 10, 31 Jan,21 Feb 1852, 76,123 (which says that church was erected by the Ecclesiastical Commissioners 'in conformity with the designs of their architect'; this is repeated in Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North West Ulster (1979), 221); Clergy of Derry & Raphoe (Ulster Historical Foundation, 1999),118,119(illus.);  exterior also illus. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 171.