Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CARLOW, STAPLESTOWN, CHURCH (CI)

Name: COBDEN, THOMAS ALFRED
Building: CO. CARLOW, STAPLESTOWN, CHURCH (CI)
Date: 1821
Nature: New church attr. to Cobden by Brophy; 'a small neat edifice erected in 1821' (Lewis).
Refs: Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 106 (sub Ballinacarrig); P.J. Brophy 'Braganza - its architect and first owner' in Carloviana Vol. 1, no. 3 (Jan 1949), 123;  Thomas McDonnell, 'Thomas A. Cobden, 1794-1842:  an architect in Co. Carlow', Carlow History and Society (Dublin, 2008), 625(illus.), 627;  exterior illus. in Clergy of Cashel and Emly; Clergy of Leighlin (Ulster Historical Foundation, 2012), 298.

Name: FULLER, JAMES FRANKLIN
Building: CO. CARLOW, STAPLESTOWN, CHURCH (CI)
Date: 1880
Nature: Chancel to be added.
Refs: IB 22, 1 Jul 1880, 193;  exterior illus. in Clergy of Cashel, Emly and Leighlin (Ulster Historical Foundation, 2012), 298.

Name: CHILD, ALFRED ERNEST *
Building: CO. CARLOW, STAPLESTOWN, CHURCH (CI)
Date: 1938-9
Nature: Stained-glass window (St Hubert)
Refs: Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron & Michael Wynne, Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass (Irish Academic Press, 1988), 35;  Gloine, http://www.gloine.ie/gloine/diocese/building/3033/ (last visited, Dec 2016).