Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ARMAGH, ARMAGH, MALL (& RUSSELL STREET), PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (1ST, NEW)

Name: YOUNG & MACKENZIE
Building: CO. ARMAGH, ARMAGH, MALL (& RUSSELL STREET), PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (1ST, NEW)
Date: 1876-79;1889
Nature: New church in Decorated style;  ;nearly square', consisting of nave and aisles with tower and spire at NW angle. Local limestone with Dungannon freestone dressings. Nave columns of cast iron. Memorial stone laid 4 Jan 1878. Opened 22 May 1879. Cost: £10,000. Contractor: J. & J. Guiler. Clerk of works: John Rhind. Tower & spire completed 1889?
Refs: IB 20, 15 Jan 1878, 19; 21, 15 Feb,1 Jun 1879, 63,169;  Building News 34, 11 Jan 1878, 48 (information from Robert G. Hill, editor, Biographical Dictionary of Architects in Canada, http://dictionaryofarchitectsincanada.org , Jan 2020);  Architect 19, 12 Jan 1878, 32; 61, 3 May 1889, suppl. p.2;  B 36, 12 Jan 1878, 47; 37, 8 Feb,9 Aug 1879, 162,894;  Kevin V. Mulligan, The Buildings of Ireland: South Ulster (2013), 117;  Paul Harron, Architects of Ulster: Young & Mackenzie, a transformational provincial practice 1850-1960 (Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 2016), 136(illus.),15-158(illus.), 268-269(illus.).
 

Name: PURDY & MILLARD *
Building: CO. ARMAGH, ARMAGH, MALL (& RUSSELL STREET), PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (1ST, NEW)
Date: 1890p;1917p
Nature: Monuments to Rev. Jackson Smyth (d. 1890) and Douglas St George Morrison (d.1917).
Refs: Kevin V. Mulligan, The Buildings of Ireland: South Ulster (2013), 117.

Name: HEATON, BUTLER & BAYNE *#
Building: CO. ARMAGH, ARMAGH, MALL (& RUSSELL STREET), PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (1ST, NEW)
Date: ?
Nature: Stained glass window in E gallery.
Refs: Kevin V. Mulligan, The Buildings of Ireland: South Ulster (2013), 117.