Brixham, St Mary the Virgin

s8. South 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
4
Maker
Fouracre & Son?
Main subject
a, b. Purification of Mary; the offering of the doves
c, d. Suffer little children
Tracery subject
Seraphim, angels holding scrolls
Subject type
Narrative
Donor
Children of the Church and Sunday School
Dedicatee
  1. Thomas Elias Barter Silley, builder, sexton and superintendent for 46 years, died
  2. Emily Murray, for 45 years a Sunday School teacher and church worker
Design
Suffer little children (later design; audience left) (Third light)
  1. . Saltash, St Nicholas and St Faith, North aisle 3. Left-hand light.
Suffer little children (later design; Christ) (Right-hand light)
  1. . Saltash, St Nicholas and St Faith, North aisle 3. Centre light.
Notes
  1. Proposal to recognise services of Emily Murray, Western Times p 3, Western Times p 13.
  2. Presentation to Miss Emily Murray, who has left the town through ill health, Western Times p 8.
  3. Death of Thomas Silley, Western Morning News p 1.
  4. Image of the window.
  5. Maker from style, especially inscription fonts
  6. Faculty petition may be in DEX/9/a/2/BrixhamStMary.
  7. Window 2 in Church guide.