Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. GALWAY, PORTUMNA, CHRIST CHURCH (CI, LICKMOLASSY PARISH)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. GALWAY, PORTUMNA, CHRIST CHURCH (CI, LICKMOLASSY PARISH)
Date: 1830ca
Nature: New church.  Consecrated 9 Sep 1882  after being used for divine service for nearly 52 years but ‘by some
oversight not legally set apart for that purpose until now’ (Irish Ecclesiastical Gazette)
Refs: Irish Ecclesiastical Gazette  24, no. 143, 23 Sep 1882, 660exterior illus. in Clergy of Killaloe, Kilfenora, Clonfert and Kilmacduagh (Ulster Historical Foundation, 2010), 242.

Name: WELLAND, JOSEPH
Building: CO. GALWAY, PORTUMNA, CHRIST CHURCH (CI, LICKMOLASSY PARISH)
Date: 1859
Nature: Works to be executed at same to plans by architect to Ecclesiastical Commissioners.
Refs: B 17, 5 Mar 1859, 174

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. GALWAY, PORTUMNA, CHRIST CHURCH (CI, LICKMOLASSY PARISH)
Date: 1864
Nature: Proposed alterations to pulpit, reading desk and galleries made at request of incumbent.
Refs: Unsigned rough designs, dated 17 Oct 1864, in Representative Church Body Library, see see RCB Library - Architectural Drawings, https://archdrawing.ireland.anglican.org/items/show/1065-1067