Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ARMAGH, ARMAGH, ABBEY STREET, METHODIST CHURCH

Name: BARRE, WILLIAM JOSEPH
Building: CO. ARMAGH, ARMAGH, ABBEY STREET, METHODIST CHURCH
Date: 1860
Nature: Alts. Church re-opened for worship, 16 Oct 1862.
Refs: DB 2, 1 Oct 1860, 352; R. McKinstry, R. Oram, R. Weatherup & P. Wilson, The Buildings of Armagh (UAHS, 1992), 34;  Armagh Guardian, 3 Oct 1862.

Name: PHILLIPS, JAMES JOHN
Building: CO. ARMAGH, ARMAGH, ABBEY STREET, METHODIST CHURCH
Date: 1888
Nature: Reopened after reconstruction 25 Nov 1888. Nothing left of old church, erected 1835 (on site of 1786 church), except side walls, rear gable, roof principals, slating and side galleries (added 1862; extended 1882). New limestone front, pews, pulpit, &c. Builder: Thos. Collen & Son, Armagh.
Refs: IB 30, 1 Dec 1888, 301; Architect 39, 10 Feb 1888, suppl. p. 3; Bassett's Guide to Co. Armagh (1888), 96-97;  Kevin V. Mulligan, The Buildings of Ireland: South Ulster (2013), 118.