Kilkhampton, St James the Great

s8. South aisle 3

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
a. St Morwenna
b. St Nonna (St Non) blessing her son St David
c. St Buryan
d. St Columba
Tracery subject
Crest and motto of Cole
Subject type
Figurative historical
Misses Cole of Exeter, daughters of dedicatee
Mary Cole, died aged 78.
  1. Maker, donor, dedicatee, subject in Western Morning News p 6, Exeter and Plymouth Gazette Daily Telegrams p 2, Cornish & Devon Post p 4.
  2. Inserted at same time as North aisle 3. Same maker, donors. Dedicatees were parents of donors.
  3. Kelly’s Directory p 1146 mentions two windows of British and Cornish saints in south aisle.
  4. Kelly’s Directory p 161.

In loving memory of Mary Cole born died

In the small tracery lights on either side are the crest and motto of Cole Deum cole, regem serva (Worship God, serve the king) (Burke, Bernard, The General Armory of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales, p 213. , London, Harrison & Sons).

Main panels

a. St Morwenna, holding a model of Morwenstow Church
b. St Nonna blessing her son St David.
c. St Burienna (St Buryan) holding a model of her church.
d. St Columba, martyr, with drawn sword and palm branch.