Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. WEXFORD, CASTLEDOCKRELL, CHURCH (RC)

Name: PIERCE, RICHARD [1]
Building: CO. WEXFORD, CASTLEDOCKRELL, CHURCH (RC)
Date: 1830s
Nature: New 5-bay hall church. Tradition in area that churches of Castledockrell & Kilmyshall were built by RP.
Refs: Hilary Murphy, 'Richard Pierce - our ditinguished architect', Kilmore Parish Journal (1984), 23; Barry O'Leary, 'Richard Pierce: Architect and Acolyte of the Gothic Revival' in Journal of the Wexford Historical Society No. 20 (2004-2005), 78-79;  Churches of the Diocese of Ferns (Booklink, 2004), 100(illus.)