Fowey, St Fimbarrus

S1. South clerestory 1

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
1881
Number of lights
3
Maker
Fouracre & Watson
Main subject
SS Fimbarrus : Catherine : Nicholas
Subject type
Figurative historical
Donor
“Public subscription”
Dedicatee
Revd Dr Edward Treffry
Notes
  1. Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 152 (). Heard & Sons, Truro.
  2. One of nine windows consecrated on St Andrew’s Day . Plaque on tower arch.
  3. Progress with the windows: Cornish Telegraph p 5, Western Daily Mercury p 2, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 4, Western Morning News p 3, Cornishman p 6, Cornishman p 7, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 7, Western Morning News p 3, Western Daily Mercury p 2, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 4, Western Daily Mercury p 3, Exeter and Plymouth Gazette Daily Telegrams p 2, Western Morning News p 2, Western Morning News p 4, Western Daily Mercury p 6, Western Daily Mercury p 3 (list of saints), Western Morning News p 4 (on show at studio before insertion), Western Daily Mercury p 3, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 7.
  4. Insertion, maker, dedicatee, unveiling ceremony: Western Morning News p 4, Western Daily Mercury p 2, Western Daily Mercury p 3 (mentions sale of old clerestory windows), Royal Cornwall Gazette p 6.
  5. Balance of £4 14s 11d after paying all expenses Royal Cornwall Gazette p 7.

Sanctus Fimbarrus, Sancta Catharina, Sanctus Nicholaus

St Fimbarrus, dressed as a bishop. St Catherine holds a martyr’s palm front and the wheel on which she was martyred. St Nicholas, dressed as Bishop of Myra, with mitre and crozier, and holding a book on which are three gold balls.

Sanctus Fimbarrus, Sancta Catharina, Sanctus Nicholaus

St Fimbarrus, dressed as a bishop. St Catherine holds a martyr’s palm front and the wheel on which she was martyred. St Nicholas, dressed as Bishop of Myra, with mitre and crozier, and holding a book on which are three gold balls.

Sanctus Fimbarrus, Sancta Catharina, Sanctus Nicholaus

St Fimbarrus, dressed as a bishop. St Catherine holds a martyr’s palm front and the wheel on which she was martyred. St Nicholas, dressed as Bishop of Myra, with mitre and crozier, and holding a book on which are three gold balls.

Sanctus Fimbarrus

St Fimbarrus, dressed as a bishop.

Sanctus Fimbarrus

Left-hand light. St Fimbarrus, dressed as a bishop.