Crowan, St Crewenna

e1. Chancel east

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
5
Maker
Heaton, Butler & Bayne
Main subject
Ascension with praying angel and angel with scroll
Donor
Revd St Aubyn Hender Molesworth St Aubyn and “Descendants”
Dedicatee
Sir John St Aubyn, 3rd Baronet of Clowance and St Michael’s Mount
Notes
  1. Faculty Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 158 (). Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/12, D/E/4/6) to insert new five-light window in Chancel east in place of existing three-light window.
  2. TDM 1907 : 216.
  3. Memorial window to be presented to the church Cornishman p 6.
  4. Insertion in place of existing Chancel window West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser p 6.
  5. Insertion Royal Cornwall Gazette p 3.
  6. Insertion, maker, donor, dedicatee Western Morning News p 8, Cornishman p 6, Cornubian and Redruth Times p 6, Cornish Telegraph p 6. Previous chancel east moved to the end of the north aisle.
  7. Estimated cost £400 Royal Cornwall Gazette p 4.
  8. Dedication, maker, subject Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 162 (). Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/13, D/E/4/7, TCM/1257/6).

To the Glory of God and in memory of Sir John St Aubyn, 3rd Baronet of Clowance and St Michael’s Mount who represented the County of Cornwall in Parliament with distinguished ability and independence from to . This window is erected by his descendants in

I know the price of every Member of the House of Commons except the little Cornish Baronet.—Sir Robert Walpole.

Inscription on plaque next to the window.

The Ascension. The angels in the outer lights are holding scrolls on which are written Ye men of Galilee, why stand ye gazing up into heaven? (Acts 1:11).