Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DONEGAL, CARRIGART, SQUARE, EARL OF LEITRIM MEMORIAL

Name: YOUNG & MACKENZIE
Building: CO. DONEGAL, CARRIGART, SQUARE, EARL OF LEITRIM MEMORIAL
Date: 1892
Nature: Memorial to Robert, 4th Earl of Leitrim (d.1892) in form of 30 ft-high Celtic near his grave. Largely funded by public subscription. Irish design chosen by widow of 4th Earl.
Refs: IB 34, 1 Dec 1892, 247; S.G. Bayne, On an Irish Jaunting Car (1902), 19;  Paul Harron, Architects of Ulster: Young & Mackenzie, a transformational provincial practice 1850-1960 (Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 2016), 358(illus.).