Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. KILDARE, CLOGHERINKOE, CHURCH OF ST BRIDGET (RC)

Name: BUTLER, JOHN STERLING
Building: CO. KILDARE, CLOGHERINKOE, CHURCH OF ST BRIDGET (RC)
Date: 1861-62
Nature: New church, for Rev. Felix Tracy, PP.  In progress, 1861`-62. Early Decorated Gothic. Local black stone with Carrick limestone dressing. Builder: Keegan, Killucan. Clerk of Works: Peter Killian. Will cost about £3000.
Refs: DB 3, 1 Jun 1861, 531 (or 530?); 4, 1 Aug 1862, 199;  John McEvoy, ed., The Churches of Kildare and Leighlin 2000 AD (Strasbourg: Editions du Signe, 2000), 109(illus.).