Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. WICKLOW, GREYSTONES, CHURCH OF THE HOLY ROSARY (RC)

Name: BYRNE, WILLIAM HENRY, & SON
Building: CO. WICKLOW, GREYSTONES, CHURCH OF THE HOLY ROSARY (RC)
Date: 1903-4;1908-9
Nature: New church, replacing one which was blown away on 27 Feb 1903. Cornerstone laid 21 Jun 1903. Contr: Kinlen Bros. Apse, chance, side chapels, transepts and part of nave built 1903-4.  Rest of nave and tower built 1908-09.   Opened 11 Jul 1909.
Refs: Wicklow Newsletter, 14 Apr,27 Jun 1903, 18 Jul 1908; Clonliffe College Archive, MS p1/2; B 87, 23 Jul 1904, 99; IB 46, 16 Jul 1904, 456; 50, 25 Jul 1908, 465; 51, 3 Apr 1909, 209;  Irish Times, 13 Jul 1908;   Freeman's Journal, 13 Jul,14 Aug 1908, 8 Jul 1909.