Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. KILDARE, BROADFORD, CHURCH (RC)

Name: BUTLER, JOHN STERLING
Building: CO. KILDARE, BROADFORD, CHURCH (RC)
Date: 1862-1865
Nature: New cruciform? church built next to old chapel of 1790 in Early English style. Projected,1862. Opened Jul 1865. Nave, chancel, altar of imitation Portland stone inlaid with stained glass. E window dedicated to donor of site.
Refs: DB 4, 15 Mar 1862, 69; 7, 1 Aug 1865, 191;  John McEvoy, ed., The Churches of Kildare and Leighlin 2000 AD (Strasbourg: Editions du Signe, 2000), 108(illus.)..