Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: KEVIN V. MULLIGAN,

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: KEVIN V. MULLIGAN,
Date: 1830
Nature: Enlargement and remodelling.  'The church, a neat edifice near the castle, was rebuilt in 1830, at an expense of £1787, of which £1035 was defrayed by the incumbent [Rev. Samuel Blacker], £200 by the Earl of Gosford, £100 by the Lord-Primate, £32 by public subscription, and £400 by parochial assessment.' (Lewis).  (Blacker also paid for 'handsome' glebe house erected in 1829.) John Bowden suggested as architect by Mulligan.
Refs: Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 410;  Kevin V. Mulligan, The Buildings of Ireland: South Ulster (2013), 446;  illus.in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 129.