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The Methodist Church

In 1820 a Methodist Chapel was erected by Mr Michael Sheera, last Governor of the Old Jail. Its location was in Church Street and some of the remains are still there.

The existing former Methodist Church was erected in 1905.

Further Reading Sources:
Volume 12 – 2012 Roscommon Historical & Archaeological Society Journal
  • Page 48: The History of Methodism in Roscommon Town by Wes Shera & David Molloy
  • Back Page: Methodist Church & CBS School drawings by Albert Siggins