Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. OFFALY, GEASHILL, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. OFFALY, GEASHILL, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI)
Date: 1814
Nature: 'The parochial churchis a plain neat edifice, rebuilt in 1814 by aid of a loan of £1500 from the late Board of First Fruits, and for the repairs of which the Ecclesiastical Commissioners have lately granted £182.'(Lewis)
Refs: Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 652;  exterior illus. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 322.

Name: FULLER, JAMES FRANKLIN
Building: CO. OFFALY, GEASHILL, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI)
Date: 1891
Nature: Reopened after improvements, including chancel tiling and insertion of cathedral glass. Builder: Isaac Weir, Palatine, Co. Carlow. £700
Refs: IB 33, 15 Aug 1891, 191