Linkinhorne, St Mellor

North aisle 2

Entries in grey are not obtained from documentary evidence, but are inferred from content, context, etc.

Date of manufacture and insertion
1890
Number of lights
3
Maker
Fouracre & Watson
Main subject
  1. Noah holding a model of the Ark
  2. David playing harp
  3. Abraham holding a knife
above Alpha (Α) and Omega (Ω) symbols and IHS and ΧΡϲ symbols
Tracery subject
The four evangelists:
  1. St Matthew with his symbol, an angel
  2. St Mark with his symbol, a winged lion
  3. St Luke with his symbol, a winged ox
  4. St John the Evangelist with his symbol, an eagle
Subject type
Figurative historical
Donor
EP Kittow and John Kittow, nephews of dedicatee
Dedicatee
Thomas Kittow of Browda, died aged 100 years and 4 months.
Design
David playing large harp (Central light. King David playing harp)
  1. 1889. Ashburton, St Andrew, South aisle 3. Second light. King David playing harp.
  2. 1890. St Mabyn, St Mabena, North aisle 3. Central light. King David playing harp.
Abraham/Samuel (Right-hand light. Abraham holding knife)
  1. 1889. Ashburton, St Andrew, South aisle 3. Right-hand light. Samuel.
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee, Western Morning News p 5.
  2. Maker, donors, dedicatee, subjects (gives third subject as Moses), Western Morning News p 3.
  3. Maker, dedicatee, Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 162. Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/6, D/E/4/3, TCM/1257/3) (no date given; probably 1890).

Tracery: the four Evangelists Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.

To the Glory of god and in memory of Thomas Kittow of Browda Esq who died aged 100 years and 4 months this window is erected by EP and John Kittow his nephews.

Centre light: King David, detail. Photograph copyright © www.asnapintime.co.uk, used with permission of Ryan Smith.

Linkinhorne North aisle 2 King David

King David playing a harp.