Charlestown, St Paul

Tower west

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Date of manufacture and insertion
1907
Number of lights
2
Maker
Fouracre & Son
Main subject
a. The Church Militant
b. The Church Triumphant
Subject type
Figurative allegorical
Donor
Mrs Kate Gladding, sister of dedicatee.
Dedicatee
Mary Ferris, wife of Revd AH Ferris, former vicar, died .
Design
“Church militant” / Fortitude (Left-hand light. The “Church Militant”)
  1. 1901. Plymouth, Emmanuel, South transept. Left-hand light. Fortitude.
  2. 1908. Penwerris, St Michael, Chancel east. Left-hand light. Fortitude.
“Church Triumphant” / Purity (Right-hand light. The “Church Triumphant”)
  1. 1901. Plymouth, Emmanuel, South transept. Left-hand light. Fortitude.
  2. 1908. Penwerris, St Michael, Chancel east. Right-hand light. Purity.
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee Western Morning News p 1, Western Morning News p 1.
  2. Funeral of dedicatee Royal Cornwall Gazette p 4.
  3. Insertion, donor, dedicatee, subjects West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser p 8.
  4. TDM 1907 : 216.
  5. Truro Diocesan Faculty 1907. (not found in 1907, 1908, 1909 TDK).
  6. Insertion, donor, dedicatee, Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 164 (). Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/13, D/E/4/7), Dedication of Stained Glass West Window, the gift of Mrs. Gladding, in memory of her sister Mary, wife of the Rev. A.H. Ferris, who for 25 years was Vicar of the Parish.

The souls of the righteous are in the hand of God (Wisdom of Solomon 3:1).

The “Church Militant”.

Then are they glad because they are at rest (Psalms 107:30).

The “Church Triumphant”.