Probus, St Probus and St Grace

South aisle 2

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
1893
Number of lights
3
Maker
Fouracre & Son
Main subject
2a. Moses 2b. Christ as the Good Shepherd 2c. David playing harp
1a. Alpha (Α) and Omega (Ω) symbols 1b. IHS symbol 1c. ⳨, Tau-Rho staurogram
Tracery subject
Flower and two angels holding palm branches
Subject type
Figurative historical
Donor
“Tenantry and a few friends”
Dedicatee
William Trethewy, steward of the Trewithen estate, churchwarden, died , aged 70
Design
David playing small harp (Right-hand light. David playing harp)
  1. 1890. St Martin-by-Looe, St Keyne and St Martin, South aisle 1. Right-hand light. David playing harp.
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 8, Cornish Telegraph p 6, Cornishman p 6
  2. Memorial window to be inserted. Gives maker, dedicatee, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 8, Cornishman p 7.
  3. Donors, dedicatee Cornishman p 4. the 8th [window] placed in the sacred edifice.. Maker Royal Cornwall Gazette p 7, Western Morning News p 5, Cornish Telegraph p 3, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 7. These articles report an inscription worded differently, although the substance is the same, from the one in the window.
  4. CintW 21/10/1893.
  5. Insertion, maker, dedicatee from Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 164 (). Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/7, D/E/4/4, TCM/1257/3). New painted Window (Fouracre & Son, Plymouth) inserted in memory of the late Mr. William Trethewy, C.A. Subjects—Our Lord, as the Good Shepherd; Moses; David.

To the Glory of God and in memory of William Trethewy of Tregoose Probus who departed this life aged 70 years this window was placed here by the tenantry and a few friends connected with them

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Tracery. At the top is a flower with eight petals (rose?), and below are two angels holding palm fronds.

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Moses

For he endured, as seeing him who is invisible (Hebrews 11:27).

2a. Moses, holding tablets on which the Ten Commandments are written

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Salvator m[undi] (The Saviour of the world)

I am the good shepherd, and know my sheep (John 10:14).

2b. Christ as the Good Shepherd

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David

Let every thing that hath breath praise the Lord (Psalms 150:6).

2c. David as a young man holding a harp

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1a. Alpha (Α) and Omega (Ω), the beginning and end

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1b. IHS, the first three letters of Jesus in Greek

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1c. ⳨, the Tau-Rho staurogram.

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