1875 – Mortuary Chapel, Taunton, Somerset

Architect: William J. Fennell


Entry competition by Dublin architect William J. Fennell for mortuary chapels in Taunton. According to The Irish Builder: “The instructions furnished, required two chapels – one for Episcopalians, and one for Nonconformists, semi-detached, with a bell-tower to act for both. In this competition forty-two competitors submitted over sixty designs; the successful architect being Mr. Bevan, of Bristol.”