Looe, Guildhall

West gable

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Date of manufacture and insertion
1877
Number of lights
1
Maker
Fouracre & Watson
Main subject
Elizabethan male head with water foliage, an allegory with the East gable window for the East and West Looe rivers which join near the bridge.
Subject type
Figurative allegorical
Donor
Mr A Gouldston of London, a friend of Mr JR Bishop
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, this one described as a small window in the gable).

Bullrushes and birds, ?Sir Francis Drake, reeds and fish.