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The Good Samaritan

  The Good Samaritan

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about 1898

Four-light window with an unusually comprehensive representation of the parable, with four scenes from the parable below standing figures representing the traveller, the levite, the priest and the Samaritan.


firm/studio: Clayton & Bell

Church of St Giles, Wrexham
north wall of the north aisle

The style of the window is strongly reminiscent of Clayton & Bell, who were also responsible for the west window of 1895.

Given in memory of Sarah Langford (died 1854) and Sarah Langford Poyser (died 1898) by Charlotte Ada Poyser..



 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 28-07-2020

 

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Further reading

Malcolm Seaborne, St Giles' Parish Church Stained Glass (Wrexham: 1998).


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2020.
https://stainedglass.delweddau.cymru/object/2062 (accessed 25 April 2024)



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