Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DERRY, PORTSTEWART, HEATHMOUNT, ADAM CLARKE MEMORIAL METHODIST CHURCH

Name: BARRE, WILLIAM JOSEPH
Building: CO. DERRY, PORTSTEWART, HEATHMOUNT, ADAM CLARKE MEMORIAL METHODIST CHURCH
Date: 1857-1861
Nature: WJB wins competition. Gothic. FS laid Sep 1859. Builder: Joseph Johnston, Cookstown. Opened 4 Jul 1861.
Refs: B 15, 10 Oct 1857, 584; DB I, 1 Oct 1859, 133; 3, 15 May 1861, 507-8; RHA 1861, no.601; Durham Dunlop (ed.), A Memoir of the professional life of William J. Barre, Esq. member of the Royal Insitute of Architects Ireland: with photographic illustrations selected from his works (Belfast: James Magill, 1868), 22, Pl.4; W.D. Girvan, Historic Buildings…in North Antrim (UAHS, 1972), 34(illus),35; Paul Larmour, 'The eclectic style of W.J.Barre', Perspective, Mar-Apr 1984, 63

Name: PHILLIPS, JAMES JOHN
Building: CO. DERRY, PORTSTEWART, HEATHMOUNT, ADAM CLARKE MEMORIAL METHODIST CHURCH
Date: 1922
Nature: Complete renovation.
Refs: IB 64, 1 Jul 1922, 462