Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LAOIS, EMO, CHURCH OF ST PAUL (RC)

Name: BUTLER, JOHN STERLING
Building: CO. LAOIS, EMO, CHURCH OF ST PAUL (RC)
Date: 1861-66
Nature: New decorated Gothic church with tower & spire, for Rev. Terence O'Connell. FS laid 18 Jun 1861. Dedicated 16 Sep 1866.
Refs: DB 3, 1 Jul 1861, 564; 8, 15 Sep 1866, 230; RHA 1868, no. 325;  John McEvoy, ed., The Churches of Kildare and Leighlin 2000 AD (Strasbourg: Editions du Signe, 2000), 78(illus.).

Name: BOEHM, JOSEPH EDGAR (SIR) *#
Building: CO. LAOIS, EMO, CHURCH OF ST PAUL (RC)
Date: 1874p
Nature: Monument to the Countess of Portarlington.
Refs: Homan Potterton, Irish Church Monuments (UAHS, 1975) 37, pl.68;  Paula Murphy, Nineteenth-Century Irish Sculpture:  Native Genius Reaffirmed  (Yale University Press: New Haven & London, 2010), 99-100(illus.).