Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. MEATH, KILTEALE, CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION (RC)

Name: O'NEILL & BYRNE
Building: CO. MEATH, KILTEALE, CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION (RC)
Date: 1881-82
Nature: New Gothic church close to old chapel. FS laid 26 May 1881. Rev. Christopher Mullan, curate, was driving force behind project and supervised building by direct labour. Dedicated 19 Sep 1882.
Refs: IB 23, 1 Jun 1881, 170; Architect 25, 4 Jun 1881, 390 J.J. Tracey, 'A dissertation on the buildings of John O'Neill and O'Neill and Byrne, architects, 1862-1883', unpublished thesis presented as part of Master of Architecture degree course, Queen's University, Belfast, 1987, 44,185-7,fig. 23; Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 366