Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, TAYLOR'S HILL, DOMINICAN CONVENT

Name: ASHLIN, GEORGE COPPINGER
Building: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, TAYLOR'S HILL, DOMINICAN CONVENT
Date: 1878-79
Nature: Additions, including chapel? Builder: P. Halloran.
Refs: Details of choir stalls, Jul 1878, in IAA, Ashlin & Coleman drawings collection, Acc. 76/1.97/1; IAA, PKS B08/24, A06 (May 1879)

Name: PERRY, JAMES
Building: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, TAYLOR'S HILL, DOMINICAN CONVENT
Date: 1896-1901
Nature: 4-storey addition, to be used as girls' boarding school, linked to existing buildings. Contractor: J. Costello (£8653). Opened Sep 1901.
Refs: IB 38, 1 May 1896, 101; 39, 15 Jan 1897, 20; Irish Cathlic Directory (1827), 43(illus.); Sister Rose O'Neill, OP, A Rich Inheritance: Galway Dominican Nuns 1664-1994 (1996?), 124-9(illus.)