Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2018
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Stained Glass Windows at Chapel
Highgate School, Outer London (formerly Middlesex)
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WindowDateLightsFirm DesignerSubjectsMemorialSource
Ap18775Lavers Barraud & WestlakeR.R. HolmesNativity;Presentation;Adoration of Magi;Christ & Doctors:Holy FamilyIllustrated London News 1.6.1877
SN219532Francis StephensSt MichaelBSMGP Directory 1966
SN318862Supper at EmmausJohn Cantram +1880
SN418992Clayton & BellNoli me TangereCharles McDowell +1883Church Review 30.4.1899
WW1875WheelHeaton, Butler & Bayne12 apostlesThe Guardian 12.5.1875
NN12Clayton & BellJesus saves Peter;Raising of Lazarus (behind organ)Stylistic attribution
NN218932Clayton & Bell3 Maries at the TombRev. Robert L. FayrarHampstead & Highgate Express 8.7.1893

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.