St Winnow, St Winnow

Lady Chapel south 2

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

Listed in the Imperial War Museum’s Register of War Memorials, reference 26114.

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
3
Maker
Not known
Main subject
Resurrection
Tracery subject
SS Stephen and Alban.
Donor
Philip Melvill of Ethy, near Lostwithiel.
Dedicatee
Lt Teignmouth Melvill VC and and Lt Nevill Josiah Aylmer Coghill VC, both of the 1st Battalion, 24th Regiment of Foot, died after the battle of Isandlana.
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser p 5,
  2. Memorial to Lt Melvill and Lt Coghill to be erected at Aldershot, Western Morning News p 2,
  3. Window in memory of Lt Coghill to be erected in Cork Cathedral, Western Morning News p 3,
  4. Photograph of dedicatee recovered from battlefield, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 6.
  5. Proposal to insert window Cornish Telegraph p 4, Cornishman p 6, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 4.
  6. Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 144 (). Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/2, D/E/4/1) A Window erected by P. Melville, Esq., in memory of his son Teignmouth, Lieut. and Adj. 24th Regiment, killed , after the battle of Isandlana, in saving the colours of his regiment.
  7. Kelly’s Directory p 1055.