|Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2020
|Stained Glass Windows at
St Mary Blessed Virgin|
Eastry, Kent (East)
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|EW||1863||L of 3||Ward & Hughes||Baptism/Samarian woman at well||Thanet Advertiser 16.1.1864|
|EW||1863||c of 3||Ward & Hughes||Risen Christ/Crucifixion/Nativity||Thanet Advertiser 16.1.1864|
|EW||1863||R of 3||Ward & Hughes||Raising Widow of Nain's son/Agony||Thanet Advertiser 16.1.1864|
|SC1||+1872||2||Ward & Hughes||Noli me Tangere||George Sayer|
|SC2||1866||1||Ward & Hughes||Mary Magdalene||Rev John Fuller Spong +1844||Memorials of Eastry' by W.Shaw 1870|
|SC3||1866||1||Ward & Hughes||Christ holding chalice||Rev John Fuller Spong +1844||Memorials of Eastry' by W.Shaw 1870|
|SC4||1866||1||Ward & Hughes||BVM praying||Rev John Fuller Spong +1844||Memorials of Eastry' by W.Shaw 1870|
|SC5||1866||1||Ward & Hughes||St Peter||Rev John Fuller Spong +1844||Memorials of Eastry' by W.Shaw 1870|
|SAE||1858||2||James Powell & Sons||Angels with scroll||Powell Cash Book 51/84|
|SA4||1966||c of 3||F.W.Cole signed||Madonna & child (given by men of parish in tribute to wives & mothers)||BSMGP Directory 1972|
|NC1||1||St Joseph||Kentish Gazette 7.7.1857|
|NC4||1||Lady holding sheaf of corn|
|NAE||1861||2||James Powell & Sons||Sower;Good Shepherd||Powell Cash Book 52/198|
|NA1||1855||3||James Powell & Sons||L/R:Quarries, c:Annunciation||William Botelier +1845||Powell Cash Book 50/92|
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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.