Images of Irish Non-Subscribing Churches: 17. Ballycarry

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Old Presbyterian Church, Ballycarry

Ballycarry 1908

Ballycarry in 1908

The oldest Presbyterian congregation in Ireland, established in 1613 under the ministry of Rev Edward Brice. The T-shaped church was built in 1710 and essentially it is the same building that is used today, although its modern appearance would be quite different from the thatched building with box pews and an earthen floor of 1710.

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