Looe, Guildhall

Council Chamber south 3

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
1877
Number of lights
1
Maker
Fouracre & Watson
Main subject
Set in decorative square quarries:
  1. Upper. Crest of Pole-Carew of Antony, donor of the window.
  2. Centre. Portrait of Carew, author of Ye survey of Cornwall.
  3. Lower. Arms of Pole-Carew of Antony.
with “C” in border.
Subject type
Figurative historical
Donor
WH Pole-Carew of Antony.
Notes
  1. Contract to be awarded to Fouracre & Watson, Western Morning News p 2,
  2. Western Morning News p 4, Cornish Times p 4, Cornish Telegraph p 4 (detailed descriptions of windows).
  3. Remaining panels removed 1940s - see notes on the building.

The crest of Pole-Carew of Antony: a mainmast, the round top set off with palisadoes or, a lion issuing thereout sable (Burke, Bernard, The General Armory of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales, p 168. , London, Harrison & Sons) and letter C in border.