Probus, St Probus and St Grace

Tower west

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
4
Maker
Wailes, William
Main subject
The four Evangelists and their symbols:
2a. St Matthew 2b. St Mark 2c. St Luke 2d. St John the Evangelist
1a. Angel—symbol of St Matthew 1b. Winged lion—symbol of St Mark 1c. Winged bull—symbol of St Luke 1d. Eagle—symbol of St John the Evangelist
Tracery subject
Instruments of the passion.
B1. Crown of thorns. Nails
B2. Empty shield (probably damaged)
A1. Column, Scourge, Cord.
A2. Hammer, Nails, Pincers.
A3. Crown of thorns, IHS symbol.
A4. Lance, Sponge, Dice, Seamless tunic, Vessel of bile and vinegar.
Donor
“Neighbouring clergy”
Dedicatee
Revd Robert Lampen, vicar of Probus, died .
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5.
  2. Maker, West of England Conservative and Plymouth and Devonport Advertiser p 8,
  3. Donors, dedicatee, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5.
  4. Donors, dedicatee, J Polsue, A Complete Parochial History of the County of Cornwall, vol IV p 94. William Lake, Truro, .
  5. Donors, dedicatee, subjects Kelly’s Directory p 848

The Clergy of the neighbourhood to the memory of their departed Brother, Robert Lampen, vicar of this parish. (inscription on a tablet below the window).

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Tracery

B1. Three nails in the crown of thorns.
B2. An empty shield, probably a result of damage.

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Tracery

A1. The column, scourges and cords
A2. Hammers, nails and pincers

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Tracery

A3. The crown of thorns surrounding the IHS symbol
A4. The lance and sponge, dice, seamless tunic and the vessel containing bile and vinegar

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Sanctus Mattheus

2a. St Matthew

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Sanctus Mattheus

1a. An angel, the symbol of St Matthew

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Sanctus Marcus

2b. St Mark

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Sanctus Marcus

1b. A winged lion, the symbol of St Mark

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Sanctus Lucas

2c. St Luke

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Sanctus Lucas

1c. A winged bull, the symbol of St Luke

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Sanctus Joannes

2d. St John the Evangelist

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Sanctus Joannes

1d. An eagle, the symbol of St John the Evangelist

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