|Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2017
|Stained Glass Windows at
Wrotham, Kent (West)
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|EW||Plain glass (original removed in 1958)|
|SC1||1865||3||H. Hughes||James Major; John; Peter||The Guardian 22 March 1865|
|SC2||1865||3||H. Hughes||James Minor; Bartholomew; Jude||The Guardian 22 March 1865|
|SChE||1861||3||Lavers & Barraud||St. John; St. Agnes; MaryBVM||The Builder 15 May 1861|
|SA1||1850||2||James Powell & Sons||Quarries with inscriptions of Lord Hardinge & his daughter||Powell Cash Book 48/73|
|SA1||Tracery||Angel with inscription 'The Crown of Life'|
|SA2||1877||3||Clayton & Bell||Nativity||The Builder 17 Feb. 1877|
|SAW||1861||2||Ward & Hughes||Suffer little children; Eunice & Timothy||The Builder 15 May 1861|
|NC1||1865||3||H. Hughes||Thomas; Matthew; Philip||The Guardian 22 March 1865|
|NC2||1865||3||H. Hughes||Simon; Andrew; Matthias||The Guardian 22 March 1865|
|NAE||1902||5||Clayton & Bell||Joseph; MaryBVM; Christ; Elizabeth; St. John Baptist||Kent Messenger 12 April 1902|
|NA1||1896||2||Ward & Hughes signed||Good Shepherd; Good Samaritan||Sir Edward & Lady Warde|
|NA2||1896||2||Kempe signed||St. Elizabeth; John the Baptist||John & Sarah Webb||Kempe Commission Registers|
|NA3||1896||2||Clayton & Bell||Faith; Charity||The Builder 25 Jan. 1896|
|NAW||1862||2||H. Hughes signed||10 Virgins; Raising of Jairus' daughter||The Guardian 22 Jan. 1862|
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.