[Two sections of the tower and plans of the Church of St. Peter, Portlaoise, Co. Laois]


J [James] Gandon for Lord Portarlington.

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In Collection: Architectural drawings by James Gandon
Description: Two sections of the tower of the [Church of Ireland] Church of St. Peter, Portlaoise [formerly known as Maryborough Parish], Co. Laois on one sheet along with plans of the vestry and of the stairs of the church. Written in pencil at top right of sheet "J Gandon for Lord Portarlington". Gandon designed the tower and steeple of this church which has a truncated, obelisk-shaped spire; building was completed ca. 1803. Fig. 101 on p. 105. of 'James Gandon, Vitruvius Hibernicus' by Edward McParland, published in London by Zwemmer, 1985.
Main Creator: Gandon, James, 1742-1823
Created: [n.d., ca. 1799-1800].
Language: English
Extent: 6 drawings [on one sheet] : pencil, ink and wash ; 50.1 x 35.7 cm..
Call Number: PD AD 1769 (Collection unavailable)
Rights: Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.