Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, FOSTER MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN

Name: FARRELL & SONS *
Building: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, FOSTER MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN
Date: 1861
Nature: Designed by John Murray in memory of Sir Frederick Foster, Bt. Figure of Foster by Thomas Farrell. Pedestal by Hammond, Drogheda. Waterworks by James Nugent, Drogheda.
Refs: P.J. Geraghty, A Heritage in Stone: the life and career of architect John Murray (1994), 20-21

Name: MURRAY, JOHN [2]
Building: CO. LOUTH, ARDEE, FOSTER MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN
Date: 1861
Nature: Designed by JM in memory of Sir Frederick Foster, Bt. Figure by Thomas Farrell. Pedestal by Hammond, Drogheda. Waterworks by James Nugent, Drogheda. Altar by Barff, Dublin. Bell by John Murphy, Thomas St, Dublin. Dedicated 18 Aug 1861.
Refs: P.J. Geraghty, A Heritage in Stone: the life and career of architect John Murray (1994), 20-24(illus.); P.J. Geraghty, 'Urban improvement and the erection of municpal buildings in county Louth during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries', County Louth Archaeological and Historical Journal 25, no. 3 (1995), 298(illus.),299