After a short break (went to UK to see work by Patrick Gwynne (modernist architect in 30’s-60’s); I’m back now with the 4th Liam McCormick Church of the ‘Magnificent Seven’!
A reminder that the last stop was at Murlog and THIS LINK takes you from Murlog to Burt (reminder you may be coming from a different direction!)
You can read more about St Aengus Church, Burt HERE ON ARCHISEEK and a reminder on the following:
Below therefore a few pfew photos from our visit both internally & externally. We tied this visit to a quick visit to Derry (hence the Derry Girls photo):
‘McCormick’s best known Donegal church St Aengus, Speenogue, Burt (1967) was voted Building of the century in a national poll in last few years. This circular church with its distinctive copper clad roof with conical spire was inspired by Grianán of Aileach fort nearby #Donegal’: Thread here by Emma Gilleece
Possibly my favourite…