Port Isaac, St Peter

Chancel north 3

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
1900
Number of lights
1
Maker
Fouracre & Son
Main subject
St Peter
Subject type
Figurative historical
Donor
Parents and friends
Dedicatee
Raymond Hambly Williams of the Cornwall Regiment, formerly crucifer and chorister, son of Henry H Williams (lay reader), died , aged 22, in Dum Dum, India, of enteric fever.
Notes
  1. Donors, dedicatee, insertion, unveiled , Western Morning News p 5, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5, Cornish & Devon Post p 8.
  2. Maker Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 169. Heard & Sons, Truro (no date given, probably 1900).
  3. Very Kempe in style.

Sanctus Petrus

To the glory of God and in loving memory of Raymond Williams, of the Cornwall Regiment, formerly chorister and crucifer of this church, who died in India , aged 22. The window has been erected by his parents, together with some of his friends at Port Isaac.

St Peter, the patronal saint of the church, is shown as a bishop, bearing in one hand his staff and in the other his keys. He is wearing a cope with jewelled orphreys, mitre and cross-stole.