Truro, Cathedral Church of St Mary

n13. North transept east 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
Clayton & Bell
Main subject
2 upper. St Piran
2 lower. St Germanus of Auxerre, St Petroc
1. Alleluia Battle,
Subject type
Figurative historical
Frances Anne Pole Carew, née Buller, daugher of John Buller of Morval, widow of dedicatee, died .
William Henry Pole Carew of Antony, former Member of Parliament for East Cornwall, died .
  1. Marriage of William Henry Pole-Carew to Frances Anne Buller , Western Times p 2.
  2. Death of dedicatee Cornishman p 5.
  3. Donors, dedicatee, insertion, subjects, maker, Western Morning News p 5, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 4.
  4. Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 162 (). Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/7, D/E/4/4, TCM/1257/3). A stained Window in memory of the late Mr. Pole-Carew, of Antony, presented to the Cathedral by his widow.
  5. Death of donor West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser p 7.
  6. Antony, St James the Great, North aisle east was given by same donor in memory of same dedicatee.

2 upper. St Piran. He is shown tonsured, shaven and barefoot, wearing a monastic habit. His left hand supports a model of his oratory at Perranzabuloe, and from his right thumb hangs a copper bell.


2 lower. St Germanus is shown vested in Bishop’s robes including mitre and gloves. His right hand holds a crozier and his left holds a scroll on which is written Donum est Dei diligere Deum (To love God is entirely God’s gift) (Second Council of Orange, , Canon XXV). St Petrock is shown, like St Piran, clean-shaven, tonsured, and wearing a monastic habit. His right hand rests upon a closed book and his left hand holds up a chain.

Image used for home page