Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. WATERFORD, CLONEA (DUNGARVAN), CHURCH (RC)

Name: MCCARTHY, JAMES JOSEPH
Building: CO. WATERFORD, CLONEA (DUNGARVAN), CHURCH (RC)
Date: 1860-64
Nature: Early Decorated Gothic. FS laid 10 Jun 1860. Dedicated Oct? 1864; Contractor: R. Pierce (£6,000). Tower & spire not built.
Refs: DB 2, 1 Apr,1 Jul 1860, 239,301; 3, 15 May 1861, 508; 5, 15 May 1863, 89;  B 18, 28 Apr 1860, 267; 22, 5 Nov 1864, 815;  RHA 1861, no. 577;  Jeanne Sheehy, J.J. McCarthy and the Gothic Revival in Ireland (UAHS, 1977), 11(illus.),53(illus.),54.