|Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2018
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|EW||1883||6||Hardman||Christ among the elders, school of prophets of Elijah, David, St Paul, Gamaliel||Sir William & Dame Alice Harpur||Hardman Archives invoice 22 June 1883|
|SC1||1889||3||Clayton & Bell||Top:Paul;Christ;Barnabas Below:Moses;John Baptist;Elijah||John Best Trapp +1886||Par Mag 1889 no32pp1-2; Ely Diocesan Remembrancer 1889|
|SChE||1885||4||Hardman||Conversion of Saul, St Paul with executioners, St Paul led by moonlight, St Paul in boat||Sir Richard Gilpin||Beds Times 31 Jan 1885 p 6; Leighton Buzzard Observer 1885|
|SCh1||1902||3||Burlison & Grylls||GF Bodley||Christ blessing children||Marion Belcher +1898||Beds Mercury Nov 1902/ Bedford High School Guild leaflet|
|SCh2||1908||3||Paul Woodroffe signed||St Clare;Madonna & child;St Francis||Lettice Mary Shaw +1904||Chambers no 11 p 158|
|SCh3||1912||3||Burlison & Grylls||Good Centurion, St Michael, Joshua||Col Frederick John Josselyn +1910||Beds Times 19 July 1912 p8; Parish Mag Aug 1912|
|SCh4||1925||3||Burlison & Grylls||St Martin, Good Shepherd, St Nicholas||Canon J H Speck +1922||Faculty 21 May 1925 (P1/2/170) Beds Times July 1925|
|STrS||1966||5||Faithcraft||Coats of Arms||Horace Richard Neate +1966||Letter from Goddard & Gibbs 1998|
|SA1||1872||3||Clayton & Bell||9 scenes from life of Christ; musical angels in tracery||Sarah Frances Thomas||Stylistic attribution - Michael Kerney; Beds Times 9 April 1872|
|SA2||1872||3||Clayton & Bell||Raising of Jairus' daughter (centre)||Ada Isabella Elton +1871||Stylistic attribution - Michael Kerney; Beds Times 9 April 1872|
|SA3||1957||3||Christopher Webb||Nativity||Sir Richard William Allen +1955||Faculty 24 July 1957 (P 1/2/192)|
|SA4||1913||3||Burlison & Grylls||Presentation||Information from Michael Odell|
|SACler1||1914||3||Clayton & Bell ?||BVM;St Andrew;St Anna||Anna Maria Brierley||Chambers no 53 p137 & no 8 p157|
|SPorchE||1907||3||Hardman signed||St Cosmos, Christ, St Damian||John Hammerton Edwards +1905||Hardman archives, invoice 24 April 1907|
|SPorchW||1885||3||Hardman||St Luke, Christ, St Paul||Robert Couchman +1882||Hardman archives, invoice 9 Jan 1885|
|WW||1930||3 centre||Burlison & Grylls||Te Deum with Christ in majesty, Michael, Gabriel, Raphael||Canon Lambert Woodard||Faculty 10 Aug 1929 (P 1/2/174)|
|WW||1932||2-4 & 5||Burlison & Grylls||St Cecilia, Sir William Harpur, St Etheldreda, St Alban; coats of arms||Harry Alfred Harding||Faculty 23 May 1932 (P 1/2/177)|
|NA1||1885||3||Shrigley & Hunt||Carl Almquist||Fortitude, Faith, Charity||William & Mary Williams||Shrigley & Hunt catalogue, invoice 5 Sept 1885|
|NA2||1976||4||Brian Thomas||Sir William & Dame Alice Harpur||Sir William & Dame Alice Harpur||Beds Mag Vol 15 no 118 p249 1976|
|NA3||1892||3||Charles Eamer Kempe signed||Alfred E Tombleson signed||St John preaching in the wilderness, St Anne teaching Virgin, St Elizabeth with John the Baptist||Sarah Ann Bull d 1891||Corpus of Kempe Stained Glass|
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Location of windows
The coding system is based on that used in Nineteenth Century Norfolk Stained Glass by Birkin Haward.
All windows are numbered consecutively from east to west in any north or south facing wall and
from the centre outwards in any east or west facing wall. Windows of 2 and 3 lancet lights
are shown as 2 and 3 light.
In the column headed date, the date (without a + sign) is the date the window was made. In that column and in the column headed Memorial a date prefixed by a + sign is the date of death commemorated in the window.
Firms / Designers
The booklet Stained Glass Marks & Monographs published by NADFAS, 8 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1DA provides details of makers’ signatures and marks and short biographical information on many designers and firms.
A reasonably comprehensive listing of subjects is provided, except in cases where there are many small scenes or many saints, particularly if the windows are high up. For reasons of space, the title ‘Saint’ has often been omitted, most commonly in 4 evangelist windows.
Persons and events commemorated
These are mainly recorded only as a cross-reference to documentation.