Melbourne, Cathedral Church of St Paul

s3. South nave aisle 1

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
Clayton & Bell
Main subject
The widow’s mite
Tracery subject
  1. St Peter
  2. I believe in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth
Subject type
“JB”, probably Maj Gen James Burston, son of dedicatee, died
Samuel Burston, died
  1. Death of dedicatee, The Argus, p 1.
  2. Death of donor, The Argus, p 6.

I believe in God the Father [Almighty], Maker of heaven and earth (First article of the Apostles’ Creed, Book of Common Prayer, ). S: Peter

I say unto you, that this poor widow hath cast in more than they all (Luke 21:3).

In memory of Samuel Burston died by J:B. Melbourne

The widow’s mite.

Photograph copyright © Dorothea Rowse.