Truro, Cathedral Church of St Mary

SMs10. St Mary’s aisle 9

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
2
Maker
Clayton & Bell
Main subject
Christ summoning fishermen above Baptism of Christ and Christ at Jacob’s well in Samaria
Subject type
Narrative
Dedicatee
  1. Mrs Elizabeth Heard, printer and publisher of the West Briton newspaper, died ,
  2. Clara Isabella Heard, daughter of Elizabeth Heard, died ,
  3. John McFarlane Heard, son of Elizabeth Heard, died ,
  4. Richard Andrews, Snr, postmaster of Truro, died ,
  5. Richard Andrews, Jnr, son of Richard Andrews, Snr, died aged 14,
  6. Esther Elizabeth Andrews, daughter of Richard Andrews, Snr, died ,
Notes
  1. Death of Clara Heard, Exeter and Plymouth Gazette p 2.
  2. Obituary of John McFarlane Heard, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 8.
  3. Death of Richard Andrews, Jnr, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5.
  4. Death of Esther Elizabeth Andrews, Western Daily Mercury p 3.
  5. Death of Elizabeth Heard, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5.
  6. Funeral of Elizabeth Heard, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 8.
  7. Death of Richard Andrews, Snr, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5.
  8. Window in memory of Elizabeth Heard inserted in St John’s, Truro, Chancel apse south.
  9. Maker, insertion in time for consecration of Cathedral, subjects, Western Morning News p 5.
  10. Pair with SMs11.

In memory of Mrs E Heard of this Parish died aged 80 years, her daughter Clara Isabella died and her son John McFarlane died .

In memory of R Andrews of this Parish died and of his son Richard died also of his daughter Esther Elizabeth died .

Tracery. IHS monogram.

SMs10 2a. James and John in a fishing boat with their father Zebedee. SMs10 2b. Christ summons James and John.

Christ summons James and John, who are in a fishing boat with their father Zebedee.

SMs10 2a lower. An angel holding a banner SMS10 2b lower. An angel holding a banner

Illi autem statim relictis retibus et patre, secuti sunt eum (And they immediately left the ship and their father, and followed him) Matthew 4:22).

Hic est Filius Meus dilectus in quo Mihi complacui (This is My beloved Son in, whom I am well pleased) (Matthew 3:17).

Lower left. John the Baptist baptises Christ, with an attendant angel.

Dom(ine) da mihi hanc aq(u)am ut non sitiam (Sir, give me this water, that I thirst not) (John 4:15).

Lower right. Christ with the woman at Jacob’s well in Samaria.