Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LOUTH, KNOCK ABBEY

Name: CALDBECK, WILLIAM FRANCIS
Building: CO. LOUTH, KNOCK ABBEY
Date: 1858;1863
Nature: Alts. & adds.(2-storey, 3-bay red brick wing) for Myles W. O'Reilly, Esq. Contractor: James Douglass. (Burnt out 1922 or 1923.)
Refs: B 16, 29 May 1858, 381; M. Craig, 'The account-book of William Caldbeck, architect', Architectural History 27 (1984), 425; IAA, B02/106, A03 (Nov 1862, old ref. B/84) also L1 (pp.392,404-5,415,430,432,442,482 &c.) Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 497, but cf. introduction to sale catalogue, Knock Abbey, Tallanstown, Co. Louth, Hamilton Osborne King, 14 Jul 1998, which has photographs of Caldbeck's addition.

Name: BARBER, WILLIAM SAMUEL
Building: CO. LOUTH, KNOCK ABBEY
Date: 1924
Nature: Rebuilding Tebders invited, Jun 1924.
Refs: IB 66, 28 Jun 1924, 578; Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 497; Knock Abbey, Tallanstown, Co. Louth, Hamilton Osborne King, 14 Jul 1998