Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2017
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Stained Glass Windows at St. Mary
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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WindowDateLightsFirm DesignerSubjectsMemorialSource
Lt. of altar19732 panelsJames Powell & SonsBrian ThomasLt: Serpent of Paradise. Rt: Serpent of HealingBoard in church
Over altar1965RoundelWippell & CoDoveBSMGP Directory 1966
Rt. of altar19732 panelsJames Powell & SonsBrian ThomasLt: Sword of Spirit. Rt: Local scenes & connectionsBoard in church
Over ch. door2 trian. pnlsBrian ThomasLt:Suffer little children. Rt: Prodigal SonStylistic attribution
ChapelN19232Nicholls & ClarkeAdoration of Shepherds (reset from previous church)Church History 1925-D/P 180 28/2
ChapelE19232Nicholls & ClarkeAscension (reset from previous church)Church History 1925-D/P 180 28/2
ChapelS19232Nicholls & ClarkeNoli me Tangere (reset from previous church)Church History 1925-D/P 180 28/2
Stairs1825panelMary Magdalene (reset from previous church)

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.
A plan and key from the book by Birkin Haward is shown below.

Coding system plan



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.

Main subjects

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.