Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. OFFALY, BOHER (BALLYCUMBER), CHURCH OF ST MANCHAN (RC)

Name: MCNAMARA, THOMAS FRANCIS
Building: CO. OFFALY, BOHER (BALLYCUMBER), CHURCH OF ST MANCHAN (RC)
Date: 1930-31
Nature: Addition of apse, sacristies, bell tower to church of 1861 and general renovation. Church dedicated 25 Oct 1931. Contractor: Mssrs Nolan. Entire cost, including marble altars, stained glass, mosaic, gallery, seating, etc., £3,076.
Refs: IB 72, 29 Mar 1930, 295; Catholic Year Book and Souvenir: Parish of Ballinahowen (1939), 17,22(illus.) (photocopy in IAA, RP.D.300.4);