Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CAVAN, KILNALECK (NEAR), CHURCH OF ST PATRICK (CI, KILDRUMFERTON PARISH)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. CAVAN, KILNALECK (NEAR), CHURCH OF ST PATRICK (CI, KILDRUMFERTON PARISH)
Date: 1812
Nature: New church, built in 1812 and consecrated in 1816.  Cost: £1,200. 'The church is a very neat structure, rebuilt in 1812, for which the late Board of First Fruits granted a loan of £550, and recently repaired by aid of a grant of £114 from the Eccleasiastical Commissioners.'(Lewis)
Refs: Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), II, 89;  Kevin V. Mulligan, The Buildings of Ireland: South Ulster (2013), 398;  Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 243.


Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. CAVAN, KILNALECK (NEAR), CHURCH OF ST PATRICK (CI, KILDRUMFERTON PARISH)
Date: 1881ca
Nature: Listed among churches in Kilmore diocese 'lately restored' or 'in process of restoration' in bishops's report to diocesan synod, Sep 1881.
Refs: Irish Ecclesiastical Gazette 23, no. 90., 17 Sep 1881, 640.