Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LONGFORD, FORGNEY, CHURCH OF ST MUNIS (CI)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. LONGFORD, FORGNEY, CHURCH OF ST MUNIS (CI)
Date: 1810-13
Nature: Church 'enlarged, in 1810, by a donation from th Countess Dowager of Rosse, and to the repairs of which the Ecclesaistical Commissioners have lately granted £316.' (Lewis)  Addition at W end of three-stage tower flanked by battlemented vestibules with rounded ends.
Refs: Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 633; Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 142.