Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. KERRY, SNEEM, CHURCH (RC)

Name: HARDWICK, PHILIP CHARLES #
Building: CO. KERRY, SNEEM, CHURCH (RC)
Date: 1863
Nature: New church 'of Italian character' for Lord Dunraven. Square tower, 65 ft high, 'relieved with arched openings'.. FS laid by Lord Dunraven,Sep 1863. Contr: D.W. Murphy, Bantry. Bath stone used. PCH hampered by PP at Sneem 'who insisted on a low-pitched roof, and no pillars or arches'
Refs: DB 5, 15 May,15 Sep 1863, 81,157; IB 54, 14 Sep 1912, 532

Name: HILL, HENRY
Building: CO. KERRY, SNEEM, CHURCH (RC)
Date: ?
Nature: Proposed design (?and alternative) with round-headed windows and tower with pitched roof.
Refs: Side elevation (?and variant) in collection of Myrtle Allen, Ballymaloe, Co. Cork (photographed by IAA, neg. nos. S/2322/9; see also S/2321/17)