Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. WEXFORD, FERNS, CATHEDRAL OF ST EDAN (CI)

Name: STEWART, JOHN *
Building: CO. WEXFORD, FERNS, CATHEDRAL OF ST EDAN (CI)
Date: 1789p
Nature: Monument to Rev. William Preston (d. 1789) iscr. 'I. Stewart Dublin Sculp'.
Refs: Homan Potterton, Irish Church Monuments 1570-1880 (UAHS, 1975), 83

Name: SMYTH, JOHN [4]*
Building: CO. WEXFORD, FERNS, CATHEDRAL OF ST EDAN (CI)
Date: 1835p
Nature: Monument to Rev. Thomas Elrington with 'very fine figure of Religion mourning at a medallion portrait of the deceased'.
Refs: Homan Potterton, Irish Church Monuments 1570-1880 (UAHS, 1975), 81

Name: FULLER, JAMES FRANKLIN
Building: CO. WEXFORD, FERNS, CATHEDRAL OF ST EDAN (CI)
Date: 1901-02
Nature: Restoration. Reopened by Bishop of Ferns, 20 Nov 1902.  'The nave was thoroughly restored, reseated and tiled, the roof artistically lined, a new Chancel arch, from the design of J.F. Fuller, F.S.A erected, and stalls for the Dean and Chapter.'(Leslie) Builder: Webster, Gorey.
Refs: IB 43, 6 Jun 1901, 753; 44, 4 Dec 1902, 1504(or 1506?);  Irish Times, 15 Sep 1902;  Weekly Irish Times, 22 Nov 1902;  J.B. Leslie, Ferns Clergy and Parishes (1936), 160;  interior illus. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 346.