South Hill, St Sampson

North transept north (Manaton Chapel)

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Date of manufacture and insertion
1912
Number of lights
3
Maker
Fouracre & Son
Main subject
2a. Archbishop Temple 2b. St Sam(p)son of Dol St Sampson 2c. Archbishop Benson
1a. The Parable of the Sower 1b. The Ark of the Covenant arrives in Beth-Shemesh 1c. Ruth in the field of Boaz
Tracery subject
Angels playing musical instruments.
Subject type
Figurative historical
Donor
Thomas John Hitchins
Dedicatee
John and Ann Hitchins and their sons William Hitchins, John Hitchins and Henry Hitchins.
Design
Bishop Benson holding model of Truro Cathedral (Right-hand light. Bishop Benson holding model of Truro Cathedral)
  1. 1912. St Erth, St Ercus, South Chapel south. Right-hand light. Bishop Benson holding model of Truro Cathedral.
St Sampson / St Erth dressed as bishop (Centre light. St Sampson dressed as bishop)
  1. 1912. St Erth, St Ercus, South Chapel south. Centre light. St Erth dressed as bishop of Slane, Ireland.
Sower, from the Parable of the Sower (Left-hand predella. Sower)
  1. 1908. St Stephen-by-Saltash, St Stephen, North aisle 2. Left-hand light. Sower.
  2. 1913. Landulph, St Leonard and St Dilpe, South Chapel east. Left-hand predella. Sower.
Harvest at Beth-Shemesh (Centre predella. Harvest at Beth-Shemesh)
  1. 1908. St Stephen-by-Saltash, St Stephen, North aisle 2. Second light. Harvest at Beth-Shemesh.
  2. 1913. Landulph, St Leonard and St Dilpe, South Chapel east. Centre predella. Harvest at Beth-Shemesh.
Ruth (Right-hand predella. Ruth)
  1. 1908. St Stephen-by-Saltash, St Stephen, North aisle 2. Right-hand light. Ruth.
  2. 1913. Landulph, St Leonard and St Dilpe, South Chapel east. Right-hand predella. Ruth.
Notes
  1. Truro Diocesan Faculty 23/9/12. TDC 1913 : 150.
  2. TDM 1912 : 289.
  3. Manufacturer from TDC 1914 : 259.

In loving memory of John and Ann Hitchins and their three sons William, John and Henry .

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Archbishop Temple.

2a. Archbishop Temple is shown holding a royal crown in his right hand, a reference to his officiation at the coronation of King Edward Ⅶ and Queen Alexandra in .

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2a. Archbishop Temple, detail.

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Samson [sic].

2b. St Sampson, patronal saint of the church.

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2b. St Sampson, detail.

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Archbishop Benson.

2c. Archbishop Benson is shown holding a model of Truro Cathedral in his left hand and a pastoral staff in his right hand.

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2c. Archbishop Benson, detail.

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1a. The parable of the sower (Matthew 13:3–9).

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1a. Detail from the parable of the sower.

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1b. The Ark of the Covenant arrives at Beth-Shemesh (Ⅰ Samuel 6:13).

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1b. Detail from the arrival of the Ark of the Covenant at Beth-Shemesh.

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1c. Ruth in the field of Boaz (Ruth 2:3–17).

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1c. Ruth, detail.

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South Hill, St Sampson, North transept north left-hand predella.

1c. Sower, for comparison.

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