St Mel's Cathedral, Longford: the nave during a service

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RIBApix ref no RIBA93824
Architect/DesignerKeane, Joseph B.
Artist/PhotographerGrimes, Brendan
Subject Date1856
Image Date2009
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDigital image
Library Reference2013-209548
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Brendan Grimes / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The church was built 1840-1856 and was considered one of the finest Roman Catholic Churches in Ireland. It was destroyed by fire in December 2009, four months after this image was taken.

Subject tags

arches, People, cathedrals, church fittings