Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, NEWTOWNARDS ROAD (BALLYMACARRETT), CHRIST CHURCH (CI)

Name: WELLAND, JOSEPH
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, NEWTOWNARDS ROAD (BALLYMACARRETT), CHRIST CHURCH (CI)
Date: 1859-1860
Nature: Enlargement of church built 1826-7. Consecrated 17 Jun 1860. (Replaced in 1890s by St Patrick's Church)
Refs: Signed, undated alternative designs in RCB Library, portfolio 11; DB 1, 1 May 1859, 60; Clergy of Down & Dromore (Ulster Historical Foundation, 1996), Pt 1, 56,57(illus.)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, NEWTOWNARDS ROAD (BALLYMACARRETT), CHRIST CHURCH (CI)
Date: 1926-27
Nature: New church for 350 persons. Consecrated 4 Jan 1827. £900 granted by Board of First Fruits; £600 raised by Bishop.
Refs: Down & Connor Church Accommodation Society (1842), 6-7; Clergy of Down & Dromore (Ulster Historical Foundation, 1996), Pt 1, 56,57(ilus.)