Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, SALTHILL, CHURCH OF CHRIST THE KING (RC)

Name: BYRNE, RALPH HENRY
Building: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, SALTHILL, CHURCH OF CHRIST THE KING (RC)
Date: 1934-36;1945
Nature: New Lombardic Romanesque church on centralised plan with dome and campanile. Opened 23 Aug 1936. Contractor: Owen Larkin, Ballinasloe. Cost: £9,570. (Proposed design for high altar 1945).
Refs: Designs, dated 1934-36, 1945, formerly in office archives of W.H. Byrne & Son;  Tom May, Churches of Galway, Kilmacduagh and Kilfenora (Galway, 2000), 156.