Truro, Cathedral Church of St Mary

SMs5. St Mary’s aisle 4

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
Warrington, William
Main subject
Raising of Lazarus : Good Samaritan
William Daubuz of Killiow and Revd John Daubuz of Creed (sons of dedicatee).
Lewis Charles Daubuz (father of donors), died .
  1. Death of dedicatee Royal Cornwall Gazette p 2.
  2. Obituary of dedicatee The Gentleman’s Magazine February 1840 p 212.
  3. Royal Cornwall Gazette p 3 Two very large East Windows of stained glass [Chancel east and South aisle east] have been put in, with a mortuary window [SMs3] in the aisle; and three other windows of stained glass [two of which are probably SMs4, and SMs5] are in preparation.
  4. Maker (Mr. Waddington, of London), insertion, donor, dedicatee Royal Cornwall Gazette p 2, West of England Conservative and Plymouth and Devonport Advertiser p 4.
  5. Amendment of maker Royal Cornwall Gazette p 2 and donors Royal Cornwall Gazette p 2.
  6. The Ecclesiologist, No ⅬⅩⅩⅡ, June 1849, p 401. .Within the last few years five windows of stained glass have been inserted..
  7. The Ecclesiologist, No ⅬⅩⅩⅩⅢ April 1851, p 156. During the last few years, eight windows of painted glass by Mr. Warrington, have been put up in this church, at three several times. These were
    1845 Chancel east, South aisle east.
    1846 SMs3,
    1847 SMs4, SMs5.
    1850 SMs2, SMs6, SMs7.
  8. Polsue (J Polsue, A Complete Parochial History of the County of Cornwall, vol Ⅳ p 254. William Lake, Truro, ) conflates SMs2, SMs3 and SMs4 and their inscriptions, and thus refers to SMs5 as the second window in the south wall.
  9. Reinserted by Fouracre and Watson in the same location, which had become St Mary’s Aisle of Truro Cathedral. Minutes of Truro Cathedral Executive Committee, TCM/435, .

I am the resurrection and the life, [saith the Lord] (John 11:25)

Charity suffereth long, and is kind (Ⅰ Corinthians 13:4)

In Mem Leudovici Caroh Daubuz Obiit (In memory of Lewis Charles Daubuz died )

Left: The Raising of Lazarus. Right: the Good Samaritan.

Montage of the inscription that runs across the bottom of both lights, stretched horizontally for legibility. The dedicatee’s middle name “Caroh” may be a mis-spelling of “Caroli”, the genitive of “Carolus”.