St Winnow, St Winnow

Chancel north 1

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
Lavers & Barraud?
Main subject
a. Pentecost
b. Christ ascends into heaven; apostles beneath
c. Abraham has his hand raised to kill Isaac
Subject type
Revd Percival Frye, vicar of St Winnow for 23 years, died
  1. Death of donor, Western Daily Mercury p 3, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5, Cornish Times p 4.
  2. CG. of 1887 cites already inserted.
  3. Mentioned in short history of the church. Gives subject, donor, Cornish Guardian p 6.
  4. Pair with Chancel north 2 in layout and canopy, but not painting.

Whole window

Main scenes

a detail. The disciple Peter, holding the keys.

b detail.

c. Abraham and Isaac.

c detail. The angel takes Abraham’s arm.