Brixham, St Mary the Virgin

n7. North door

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
Fouracre & Son (WD Snell)
Main subject
a. King Alfred the Great below his emblem
b, c. Christ offers a crown to an army officer accompanied by an angel
d. St Peter below his emblem
Tracery subject
Angels holding scrolls, arms of Helliar of Exeter
Subject type
Mrs Jane Elizabeth Hellyer, mother of dedicatee
2Lt Sidney Hannaford Hellyer, East Yorkshire Regiment, youngest son of Charles and Jane Elizabeth Hellyer of Wolborough, Brixham, died at Boulogne of wounds received at the second battle of Ypres.
  1. Death of dedicatee, Hull Daily Mail p 6, Hull Daily Mail p 5.
  2. Images of whole window and first three main panels of window.
  3. Insertion, donor, dedicatee, maker, subject (detailed description) Hull Daily Mail p 8
  4. Biography of dedicatee, including photo.
  5. Faculty petition may be in DEX/9/a/2/BrixhamStMary.
  6. Window 5 in Church guide.