Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. WEXFORD, HORETOWN, CHURCH OF ST JAMES (CI)

Name: WELLAND, JOSEPH
Building: CO. WEXFORD, HORETOWN, CHURCH OF ST JAMES (CI)
Date: 1859-1862
Nature: New church with five-bay nave and chancel. South porch. Early English windows. Diagonal buttressing, &c. Licensed for worship Jan 1859, and opened, 6 Feb 1859.  Dedicated 20 (or 30/) May 1862.
Refs: Drawing(s), signed and dated 30 May 1862, in RCB Library, portfolio 17; photographs of the building of this church in IAA; Irish Ecclesiastical Gazette 1, no. 31 (Oct 1858), 622; no. 34 (Feb 1859), 669; no. 36 (15 Jun 1862), 514;   J.B. Leslie, Ferns Clergy and Parishes (1936), 179; exterior illus. in Clergy of Waterford, Lismore and Ferns (Ulster Historical Foundation, 2008), 445.