Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. WATERFORD, STRADBALLY, CHURCH OF ST JAMES (CI)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. WATERFORD, STRADBALLY, CHURCH OF ST JAMES (CI)
Date: 1786
Nature: 'The church is a neat structure, with a tower and spire, rebuilt in 1786 by aid of a gift of of £500 from the late Board of first Fruits.'(Lewis)  According to Costegalde & Walker church was built (i.e. rebuilt?) in 1802 and enlarged in 1830.
Refs: Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), II, 579;  Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 341(illus.).