Totnes, St Mary

South aisle

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
4
Maker
Fouracre & Son
Main subject
Women of the bible:
  1. Blessed Virgin Mary over Annunciation
  2. Woman of Samaria over Christ at Jacob’s Well
  3. Mary of Bethany over Christ in the house of Mary and Martha
  4. Mary Magdalene over Three Marys at empty tomb
Tracery subject
Angels
Subject type
Figurative historical
Donor
Mr William Henry Roberts of 41 Holland Park Avenue, London, husband of dedicatee
Dedicatee
Emma Roberts, née Croydon, native of Totnes, major donor to the church died .
Design
Christ sitting with James/Mary (Third predella. Christ at the home of Mary and Martha at Bethany)
  1. . Widecombe in the Moor, St Pancras, South aisle east. Right-hand predella. Christ at the home of Mary of Bethany.
  2. . Ashburton, St Andrew, South aisle 2. Right-hand predella. Christ breaking bread with James.
  3. . Lanivet, St Nevet, North aisle 1. Right-hand predella. Christ sitting with James.
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee, London Evening Standard p 1.
  2. Window to be inserted, Devon and Exeter Gazette p 3.
  3. Donor, dedicatee, maker, subjects, insertion, (formal unveiling and dedication ), Totnes Weekly Times p 5, Western Times p 3.
  4. Brief mention in review of the year, Totnes Weekly Times p 8
  5. Image of window.