Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LIMERICK, DOON, CHRIST CHURCH (CI)

Name: MORRISON, RICHARD (SIR)
Building: CO. LIMERICK, DOON, CHRIST CHURCH (CI)
Date: 1790
Nature: Unexecuted proposals (1 classical, 1 Gothic), for Charles Agar, Archbishop of Cashel. A/cs show RM As contractor (i.e. for repairs?) at Doon church.
Refs: Designs, dated 3 Aug 1790, in Normanton Papers, Hampshire Record Office, 21 M 57, B14/4; E.McP files,citing accounts in Normanton papers, Hampshire Record Office; A.M. Rowan, ed., The Architecture of Richard Morrison and William Vitruvius Morrison (IAA, 1989), 175

Name: WELLAND, JOSEPH
Building: CO. LIMERICK, DOON, CHRIST CHURCH (CI)
Date: 1856a
Nature: New 5-bay, Early English church, with paired lancet windows. Chancel, N robing room, S porch supporting belfry tower and spire. Rose window in W gable. Dedicated 25 Jul 1856
Refs: Signed undated drawing(s) in RCB Library, portfolio 17;  B 9, 20 Sep 1851, 600.