Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LAOIS, PORTARLINGTON, CHURCH OF ST PAUL OR 'FRENCH CHURCH' (CI)

Name: SHIEL, JAMES
Building: CO. LAOIS, PORTARLINGTON, CHURCH OF ST PAUL OR 'FRENCH CHURCH' (CI)
Date: 1812
Nature: Proposed belfry and spire.
Refs: Drawing (sections), s. & d. May 1812, in Irish Architectural Archive, Woodbrook Collection, 77/26.7/3

Name: WELLAND, JOSEPH
Building: CO. LAOIS, PORTARLINGTON, CHURCH OF ST PAUL OR 'FRENCH CHURCH' (CI)
Date: 1852a
Nature: Enlargement, comprising addition of new nave, robing room, entrance porch & tower off E end (connected by arcaded passage). Cost: £1,700.
Refs: Signed, undated drawing(s) in RCB Library, portfolio 19; B 10, 11 Dec 1852, 786;  exterior and interior illus. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 324.