Halsetown, St John’s-in-the-Fields

South aisle west

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
Jennings, J, 96 Clapham Rd, London
Main subject
Baptism of Christ in the river Jordan
Tracery subject
Scutum fidei or Shield of the Trinity.
Donor
Julia Augusta Statham, née Thresher, only daughter of John Hardy Thresher of Upway, Dorset, widow of Richard William Waudby Griffin, MD, physician, of Southampton (father of dedicatee and vicar), mother of dedicatee
Dedicatee
Dr John Griffin, oldest son of Richard William Waudby Griffin and donor, brother of the vicar, died aged 35
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee, Bournemouth Guardian p 1
  2. Maker’s mark.
  3. TDM 1905 : 44.
  4. Faculty To fill Two Windows at the West End of S. John’s Church with Stained Glass, and to place inscription at the base of each Window, Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 159. Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/12, D/E/4/6, TCM/1257/5).
  5. Insertion, dedicatee Royal Cornwall Gazette p 3, Cornish Telegraph p 4, Cornishman p 5.
  6. Two Memorial Windows were unveiled and dedicated in S. John’s Church—One in memory of Arthur Lanham (sidesman) the gift of his father, the other in memory of John Griffin, M.B., the gift of his mother: £100. Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 163 (). Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/12, D/E/4/6, TCM/1257/5)
  7. Inserted at same time as North aisle west
  8. Donor of this window was also donor of North aisle east

This is my beloved Son in whom I am well pleased (Matthew 3:17)