Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DERRY, KILREA, CHURCH OF ST PATRICK (CI)

Name: BARNES, WILLIAM #
Building: CO. DERRY, KILREA, CHURCH OF ST PATRICK (CI)
Date: 1840;1862
Nature: New church, with George Smith; also organ loft, 1862
Refs: Design for organ loft, signed and dated 12 Aug 1862, in RCB Library, portfolio 10A; Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North West Ulster (1979), 336;  James Stevens Curl, The Londonderry Plantation, 1609-1914 (1986), 138-9,141, Pl.38,39;  illus. in Clergy of Derry & Raphoe (Ulster Historical Foundation, 1999), 86.

Name: SMITH, GEORGE [2]#
Building: CO. DERRY, KILREA, CHURCH OF ST PATRICK (CI)
Date: 1841-42
Nature: New church for Mercers' Company. WIth William Barnes. 'Clumsy Norman Revival' (Rowan). Builders: James Little & Sons, 1 America Sq, London.
Refs: Agreement, Nov 1840, and draft contract, 1841, between Mercers' Co. and Little & Sons, memorandum of payment of £3739 for church, 23 Feb 1841, &c. in Mercers' Co. records, Guildhall Library, London, refs. 5/57/419,420-423; APSD, Pt. XXII, S, 93; Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North West Ulster (1979), 336; J.S.Curl, The Londonderry Plantation (1986), 138-9,141, Pl.38,39