Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. GALWAY, AHASCRAGH, CHURCH OF ST CATHERINE (CI)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. GALWAY, AHASCRAGH, CHURCH OF ST CATHERINE (CI)
Date: 1814
Nature: 'The church is a neat building, erected at an expense of £1500, of which £1000 was granted on loan by the late Board of First Fruits, in 1814.'(Lewis)
Refs: Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 23;  exterior illus. in Clergy of Killaloe, Kilfenora, Clonfert and Kilmacduagh (Ulster Historical Foundation, 2010), 212. 

Name: CARROLL, JAMES RAWSON
Building: CO. GALWAY, AHASCRAGH, CHURCH OF ST CATHERINE (CI)
Date: 1865
Nature: New chancel, S transept, E porch, vestry, & new window in N wall. (Church burnt down 1922 but restored and reopened 1926.)
Refs: General Advertiser, 16 Jan 1864; drawings, signed and dated 1865, in RCB Library, portfolio 16