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1844 - Saint Malachy's Church, Belfast - Architecture of Belfast - Archiseek - Irish Architecture
Architect: Thomas Jackson Originally Saint Malachy's was intended to be the Cathedral Church of the Diocese of Down and Connor and was to seat 7,000 worshippers but in the time when the Great Famine took hold in Ireland it was decided that the funds would be better spent elsewhere to alleviate the suffering of many.