Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LIMERICK, LIMERICK, ISLAND ROAD, CHURCH OF ST MARY (RC)

Name: ASHLIN & COLEMAN
Building: CO. LIMERICK, LIMERICK, ISLAND ROAD, CHURCH OF ST MARY (RC)
Date: 1929-1932
Nature: New church, on site of church of 1749 (for which see M. Lenihan, Limerick; its history and antiquities (1866), 679). For Very Rev. Michael Hannan, PP.  Tenders invited, Mar 1929.  FS laid 11 May 1930 by Bishop of Limerick. Altar rails (1931) and Lady Altar (1931) supplied by Giorgio Favilla.
Refs: Drawings, 1929-1932, in IAA, Ashlin & Coleman drawings collection, Acc. 76/1.111/1-24;  IB 70. 22 Dec 1928, 1080; 72, 7 Jun 1930, 519;  Irish Times, 22,23,25 Mar 1929;  Catholic Directory (1931), 602.