Truro, St George the Martyr

Chancel south 1

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
1855
Number of lights
1
Maker
Warrington, William
Main subject
Decorative panels with Instruments of the Passion on shields:
  1. Ladder, nails and hammer
  2. Robe and dice
Notes
  1. Insertion from Royal Cornwall Gazette p 6.
  2. Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5 (consecration of church).
  3. Maker, insertion, subject from The Ecclesiologist No ⅭⅪ, December 1855, p 390.
  4. Pair with Chancel north 1.

Instruments of the Passion on shields. On the upper shield are the ladder used for the Deposition, the nails by which Jesus was fixed to the Cross and the hammer used to drive in the nails. On the lower shield are Jesus’ seamless robe and the dice with which the soldiers cast lots for the robe.