Landrake, St Michael

Chancel south

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
1888
Number of lights
3
Maker
Fouracre & Watson
Main subject
Two angels and three Marys at the Tomb.
Tracery subject
Four praying angels
Subject type
Narrative
Donor
Solomon Browne (husband of dedicatee) and daughters
Dedicatee
Mrs Emily Mercy Buller Browne, née Dyer, died
Design
Angel holding scroll at the empty tomb (Left-hand light. Angel holding scroll at the empty tomb)
  1. 1889. Ashburton, St Andrew, South aisle west. Left-hand light. Angel holding scroll at the empty tomb.
Angel and Mary Magdalene with pot of ointment at the empty tomb (Right-hand light. Angel and Mary Magdalene with pot of ointment at the empty tomb)
  1. 1889. Ashburton, St Andrew, South aisle west. Centre light. Angel and Mary Magdalene with pot of ointment at the empty tomb.
  2. 1903. St Erney, St Terninus, North aisle east. Centre light. Angel and Mary Magdalene with pot of ointment at the empty tomb.
Blessed Virgin Mary and other Mary at the empty tomb (Central light. Blessed Virgin Mary and other Mary at the empty tomb)
  1. 1889. Ashburton, St Andrew, South aisle west. Right-hand light. Blessed Virgin Mary and other Mary at the empty tomb.
  2. 1903. St Erney, St Terninus, North aisle east. Right-hand light. Blessed Virgin Mary and other Mary at the empty tomb.
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5.
  2. Maker, insertion, subject, donors, dedicatee Western Morning News p 5.
  3. CintW 7/4/1888.
  4. Location given as west window Kelly’s Directory p 1149.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Emily Mercy Buller Browne ‘née Dyer’ of The Barton in this Parish. Born . Died this window is erected by her husband and daughters.

Two angels and three Marys at the tomb. The left-hand angel holds a scroll on which is written Why seek ye the living among the dead? He is not here, but is risen (Luke 24:5–6).