ECCLESIASTICAL COMMISSION (IRELAND).
ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNT
ECCLESIASTICAL COMMISSIONERS FOR IRELAND,
for the Year ending the 1st day of August 1861.
TO HIS EXCELLENCY GEORGE WILLIAM FREDERICK EARL OF CARLISLE,
LORD LIEUTENANT-GENERAL AND GENERAL GOVERNOR OF IRELAND, &c.
w *E, the Ecclesiastical Commissioners for Ireland, whose hands and corÂ¬
porate seal are hereunto annexed, beg leave, in pursuance of the proÂ¬ visions of the Act 3 & 4 Will.
37, to submit to your Excellency the Report of the proceedings of the Commissioners for the year which ended the 1st of August instant, and to subjoin an account of their receipts and disbursements, distinÂ¬ guishing the specific sources from which all moneys have been derived, and the specific purposes to which they have been applied; also, an account of their receipts and disbursements in relation to Primate Boulter's and Primate RobinÂ¬ son's Funds.
The sums appropriated at the usual annual special meeting of the Board in November last, for the several Church Works of this year, amounted to 42,4621 lis.
of this sum, 4,850/.
was set apart towards the completion of 14 new Churches undertaken in former years, and 7,300 I.
towards erecting six new Parish and Parochial District Churches ; 3.261
I 12 s, 3d.
to complete the amounts required for the enlargement of 13 Churches already partially provided for, and 6,127?.
towards the enlargement of 20 other Churches.
The residue, amounting to 20,923 I.
was appropriated to the repairs of Churches, and for fencing Churchyards, including the expenses connected with carrying out these several works.
The six Parish and District Parochial Churches, for the building of which grants were made, are,â€”
-"" 1 in the Diocese of Armagh.
Woods Chapel -
-J Cleenish, Belnaleck -
--in the Diocese of Clogher.
A District Parochial Church at Clon-"] in t^e rjiocese 0f Deny, brogan, in the Parish of Drumragh J A like Church (St.
Mathew's) in the ] in ^ Biocese of Connor.
Parish of Belfast ----J A like Church (St.
Jute's) in the \ ^ the piocese of DuWin.
Parish of St.