Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LONGFORD, BREAGHY, CHURCH (RC, CLONBRONEY PARISH)

Name: BUTLER, RUDOLF MAXIMILIAN
Building: CO. LONGFORD, BREAGHY, CHURCH (RC, CLONBRONEY PARISH)
Date: 1929-1933
Nature: Reconstruction for Rev. Patrick Markey of church built in Breaghy tpwnland in mid-1820s by Rev. - Parkinson (which replaced earlier church in Clonbroney townland).
Refs: Photograph of perspective view by 'A.C.T.' of Butler's design, dated 1929, in IAA, Butler papers, Acc. 85/107;  IB 72, 26 Apr,24 May 1930, 392,479; 75, 15 Jul 1933, 610;  J. MacNamee, History of the Diocese of Ardagh (1954), 582;  Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 137