|Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2018
|Stained Glass Windows at
St John the Baptist|
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|EW||1905||3||Edward Aveling Green||Christ in Glory (Tree of Jesse)|
|SC1||1877||2||Clayton & Bell||Annunciation||Beds Times 22 Aug 1902|
|SC2||1868 or 77||2||Clayton & Bell||St John the Baptist preaching||Beds Times 22 Aug 1902|
|SC3||1877||2||Clayton & Bell||Christ healing lepers||Beds Times 22 Aug 1902|
|SAE||+1885||3||Clayton & Bell||Good Samaritan||Charlotte Catherine Smart d 1885||Stylistic attribution|
|SA1||+1884||3||Clayton & Bell||Raising of Jairus' daughter||Elizabeth Fanny Cockerell d 1884||Stylistic attribution|
|SA2||1899||3||CE Kempe signed||St Martin dividing his coat||John Martin +1855|
|SA3||1885||3||Edward Aveling Green||Young Christ among the Elders||John Green +1885, Frances Green d 1876||Beds Times 22 Aug 1902|
|SA||2000||1 panel||Lynn Clayden||Dove||St Albans DAC June 2002|
|WW||1863||2||Clayton & Bell||St John the Baptist; Christ||George W Green d 1857||P 42/2/2/29; letter from Clayton & Bell|
|NA1||c1860||3||Joseph Bell||St Peter; Christ Salvator Mundi; St John||V&A AAD/1996/9/417|
|NA3||c1885||3||Clayton & Bell||Suffer little children||Children of John & Frances Green||Stylistic attribution|
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.