Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. SLIGO, COLLOONEY, CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION (RC)

Name: BENSON, JOHN (SIR)
Building: CO. SLIGO, COLLOONEY, CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION (RC)
Date: 1843
Nature: Built 1843; consecrated 12 Oct 1861; spire completed 1878
Refs: Terence O'Rorke, History of the parishes of Ballysadare & Kilvarnet (Dublin, 1878), 110; Catholic Directory, 1843, ?; Sligo Champion, 14 Jan 1843; B 19, 19 Oct 1861, 722; Sligo Champion, 16,23 Nov 1878, 8 Jan 1879; illus. in Liam Swords, Achonry and its churches (Strasbourg: Éditions du Signe, 2007), 62-63.

Name: DOOLIN, BUTLER & DONNELLY
Building: CO. SLIGO, COLLOONEY, CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION (RC)
Date: 1906
Nature: Extensive repairs & renovation. Builder: Joseph Taaffe, Dublin.
Refs: IAA, Butler Collection, Acc. 85/107, Notebook 18;  IB 48, 25 Aug 1906, 688.

Name: BYRNE, RALPH HENRY
Building: CO. SLIGO, COLLOONEY, CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION (RC)
Date: 1924
Nature: Erection of sacristy
Refs: IB 67, ? ? 1925, 734