Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, CONVENT OF MERCY

Name: NEVILLE, JOHN [2]
Building: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, CONVENT OF MERCY
Date: 1855ca-57ca;1871
Nature: Gothic. Tenders for painting convent woodwork sought 1857. Carpenters' tenders for convent chapel sought 1871 Convent chapel dedicated 1873..
Refs: Estimate for plastering new convent at Ardee among papers of John Neville, c. 1851-63, in Ben Weinreb Architectural Books Ltd Catalogue 31 (1976), no. 706; Dundalk Democrat 16 May 1857 (advt. for tenders for painting woodwork); Drogheda Argus, 22 Apr 1871 (advt. for carpenters' tenders for chapel); IB 15, q Nov 1873, 298; Christine Casey, 'John Neville: Louth County Surveyor', County Louth Archaeological and Historical Journal 21, no. 1 (1985), 28-29(illus.); Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 119,Pl.126