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Journal TitleIrish architectural and decorative studies : the journal of the Irish Georgian Society
Article Title'I am building a house' : Nano Nagle's Georgian convents
AuthorCastle, Jessie ; O'Brien, Gillian
Editor(s)O'Kane, Finola
Contentillustrations, maps, photos, plans, text
Note(s)This article describes the genesis of the first Ursuline Convent in Ireland with details of its design and construction. Article also gives an account of the Presentation Convent which Nano Nagle also had built though no trace of it exists today.
Subject(s)historic buildings ; convents ; Georgian ; 18th century ; educational buildings ; education ; religious communities
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