St Austell, Holy Trinity

North aisle 3

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 & Son
Main subject
St Petrock above preaching : St Austell above baptising : St Martin above cutting cloak : St Piran above baptising
Tracery subject
Armorial and two angels with scrolls
Subject type
Figurative historical
Widow and daughter of dedicatee.
Richard Elias Pearce Martyn of Carthew House, St Austell, died ,
  1. Death of dedicatee Western Morning News p 1, West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser p 5, Cornishman p 4.
  2. TDF 21/10/22.
  3. NA1-3 all same style and manufacturer.
  4. Possibly a replacement for one of the (four?) earlier windows in Cathedral glass with painted meditations [sic, perhaps ‘medallions’?] in the north aisle by Fouracre Royal Cornwall Gazette p 7, donor Mr A Coode Royal Cornwall Gazette p 7 Royal Cornwall Gazette p 6.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Richard Elias Pearce Martyn of Carthew House in this parish, who died , aged 51 years, this window is erected by his widow and daughter.

Tracery containing the arms of Martyn of St Dominick, Cornwall: argent two bars gules (Burke, 1884, p 665).

SS Petrock and Austell.

SS Martin and Piran.

Left-hand predella: St Petrock preaching.

Second predella: St Austell baptising.

Third predella: St Martin cutting his cloak.

Right-hand predella: St Piran baptising.