Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, MAGHERAMORNE, MISSION HOUSE & SCHOOLS (LATER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)

Name: CLOSE, SAMUEL PATRICK
Building: CO. ANTRIM, MAGHERAMORNE, MISSION HOUSE & SCHOOLS (LATER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)
Date: 1876
Nature: Gothic Revival mission hall. For Charles McGarel. Design exh. Belfast Industrial Exhibition, 1876, and RHA, 1877.
Refs: RHA 1877, no. 327; IB 18, 15 Jun 1876, 172; Architect 16, 30 Sep 1876, 198(illus.); Angela E. McGuinness, 'Samuel Patrick Close: Architect' (unpublished master's thesis, Queen's University, Belfast, 1990), 32-33 (Pls.34,38-40); Paul Larmour, 'A Worthy Victorian Architect' , Perspective: the Journal of the Royal Society of Ulster Architects 5 (May/Jun 1998), 72(illus.),73