Brixham, St Mary the Virgin

n2. Chancel north

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
Not known
Main subject
Adoration of the Magi. The Gentiles shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising. (Isaiah 60:3)
Tracery subject
Angel holding scroll, Glory to God in the highest (Luke 2:14)
Subject type
Narrative
Donor
  1. Eleanor Frances Studdy, daughter of dedicatees
  2. Elizabeth Olive Knollys, daughter of dedicatees
Dedicatee
  1. Revd Preb Robert Holdsworth, vicar of Brixham with Churston Ferrers for 51 years, senior Prebend of Exeter Cathedral, died
  2. Mrs Eleanor Holdsworth, daughter of John Cutler of Upton, Devon, widow of Revd Robert Holdsworth, died
Notes
  1. Death of Revd Robert Holdsworth, Exeter and Plymouth Gazette p 5, Western Times p 3
  2. Death of Mrs Eleanor Holdsworth, London Daily News p 1, Exeter and Plymouth Gazette p 5, John Bull p 15
  3. Insertion, dedicatee, donors, Western Times p 8, Exeter and Plymouth Gazette Daily Telegrams p 2. Made by a London firm.
  4. Images of left- and right-hand lights.
  5. Pair with Chancel south (same donors, dedicatees, maker, insertion)
  6. Faculty petition may be in DEX/9/a/2/BrixhamStMary.
  7. Window 10 in Church guide (gives donors on plaque).