Kilkhampton, St James the Great

Tower west

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
1860
Number of lights
4
Maker
Clayton & Bell
Main subject
(1) Josh.1,9 God“s commision; Josh. 5,13 God”s captain; Josh.6,13 Jericho. (2) Judg. 6,34 Gideon“s summons; Judg. 6,37 Gideon”s fleece; Judg.7,19 Gideon’s battle. (3) 1Sam.17,39 David Saul armour; 1Sam.17,46 David Goliathg; 11Sam.23,18 David and water from Jerusalem.
Tracery subject
(Fourth light) Matt. 8,5 Christ and Centurion; Acts 10,3 Cornelius Centurion; Acts 10,44 Holy Spirit on Jew and Gentiles. Tracery - two scroll bearing angels
Donor
AC and GEFJ Thynne (Rector and his wife; dedicatee was brother of Rector).
Dedicatee
William Frederick Thynne, Captain 2nd Battalion Rifle Brigade, died at Lucknow .
Notes
  1. Western Morning News p 2, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 6 gives maker, donor and insertion.
  2. The Civil Engineer and Architect’s Journal Vol 23 p 287 (). W Kent & Co., London.
  3. J Polsue, A Complete Parochial History of the County of Cornwall, vol Ⅱ p 366. William Lake, Truro, .
  4. War memorial window.
  5. Kelly’s Directory p 1146.
  6. An outstanding 19th century Empire war memorial window of Just Battle and reward.

Tower west. Ⅰ Sam C ⅹⅶ V ⅹⅼⅴ.

Then said David to the Philistine, Thou comest to me with a sword, and with a spear, and with a shield: but I come to thee in the name of the Lord of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom thou hast defied (1 Sam 17:45).

Memorial to Capt William Frederick Thynne.