Images of Irish Non-Subscribing Churches: 7. Carlingford

Carlingford 01 2009

The original Carlingford meeting-house, built in about 1700

Carlingford int 2009 01

The interior, as it appeared in 2009. Note the thickness of the wall around the door.

The location of the original Presbyterian meeting-house in Carlingford was lost for decades until it was tracked down by Professor Donall Mac Donaill within the last ten years. It is a very plain and simple building that hasn’t been used for worship since 1859 and has been used variously as a salt store, a place to house livestock and more recently served as a shop.

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