Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, IONA ROAD (GLASNEVIN), CHURCH OF ST COLUMBA (RC)

Name: ASHLIN & COLEMAN
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, IONA ROAD (GLASNEVIN), CHURCH OF ST COLUMBA (RC)
Date: 1903-5;1913;193
Nature: Designed by TAC for Very Rev. John Byrne. FS laid 7 Aug 1903; dedicated 15 Oct 1905. Sacristy, 1913. Mortuary chapel &c. 1931-1933
Refs: Drawings in IAA, Ashlin & Coleman drawings collection, Acc. 76/1.66/1-24 (R. O'Donnell also saw, c. 1976, a rejected Gothic scheme); Clonliffe College Archives MS p1/2; inscription on trowel used in foundation ceremony; RHA 1905, 349; IB 45, 23 Apr 1903, 1703,1710; 47, 6 May,7,21 Oct 1905, 310,705,745(illus.); 53, 4 Feb 1911, 65(illus.); 55, 29 Mar 1913, 189; 73, 9 May 1931, 418; B85, 15 Aug 1903, ?;  Irish Times, 16 Oct 1905.