Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2017
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Stained Glass Windows at St. Giles
Ashtead, Surrey
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WindowDateLightsFirm DesignerSubjectsMemorialSource
SC119222Arild RosenkrantzAngel appears to Maries at SepulchreFrederick Williams +1920Lowndes & Drury Cash Book
SC21948Centre of 3Harry Grylls3 stylised crosses in a circle & textFaculty DG/F/1946/4
SN11948Centre of 3Harry GryllsSt. GilesFaculty DG/F/1946/4
SN219022James Powell & SonsLt: Hope; Rt: FaithSir Thomas Lucas +1902Powell Order Book 16/30
NChN19012James Powell & SonsLt: Fortitude; Rt: CharityElizabeth DenshirePowell Order Book 15/236
NTrN18763John Hardman & CoTransfigurationRev William Legge +1874Hardman Index 1876/52
NTrW20102Alexa ElstubTree & Year 2009, Hands & St Giles ChurchThe Wey Dec 2010
NN119092James Powell & SonsHutchinsonLt: Love; Rt: ConstancyLt:Mary Bagot; Rt:C. Mary LawPowell Order Book 19/53

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.