Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. KILDARE, CELBRIDGE, COLLEGIATE SCHOOL

Name: BURGH, THOMAS
Building: CO. KILDARE, CELBRIDGE, COLLEGIATE SCHOOL
Date: 1733p
Nature: '…said to have been begun soon after 1733 and to have been planned in detail by the Speaker [Conolly] and the architect Thomas Burgh during the former's lifetime'. (Also attr. to TB by Craig & Glin in |Ireland Observed|)
Refs: Maurice Craig & the Knight of Glin, 'Castletown, Co. Kildare', Country Life 145, 3 Apr 1969, 798; M. Craig & the Knight of Glin, Ireland Observed (1970), 29