Calstock, St Andrew

Chancel east

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
Fouracre & Watson
Main subject
The call and martyrdom of St Andrew (patronal saint of the church)
Subject type
Son of dedicatee
Isaac Rosekilly died .
Jesus calls the fishermen(Left-hand light. Jesus calls the fishermen)
  1. 1883. Ashburton, St Andrew, Tower west. First two lights. Jesus calls the fishermen.
Martyrdom of St Andrew(Right-hand light. Martyrdom of St Andrew)
  1. 1883. Ashburton, St Andrew, Tower west. Last two lights. Martyrdom of St Andrew.
Pelican feeding her young(Centre light upper. Symbol of Charity)
  1. 1883. Whittingham, St Bartholomew, Chancel east. Centre light lower. Pelican in her piety.
  1. Maker, insertion, donor, dedicatee, subject, East Window (Fouracre) inserted in Parish Church in memory of Mr. Isaac Rosekilly, by his son: Subject—the call and martyrdom of S. Andrew, Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 158 (). Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/3, D/E/4/2)
  2. Kelly’s Directory p 55.


Tracery. Angels.

Left-hand light upper. The Cross of Faith.

Follow me and I will make you fishers of men (Matthew 4:19).

Left-hand light main scene. Jesus calls to Peter and his brother Andrew who are fishing on the Sea of Galilee.

Left-hand light lower. Grapes, flowers and foliage.

Centre light upper. The pelican in her piety, used as a symbol of Charity.

I will not leave you comfortless: I will come to you (John 14:18).

Centre light.

Right-hand light upper. The anchor of Faith.

He that overcometh shall inherit all things (Revelation 21:7).

Right-hand light. The martyrdom of Andrew by crucifixion.

The inscription across the bottom of the three lights.

Pelican in her piety, for comparison.