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The Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary and St John with Saints
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about 1900

Five-light window depicting the Crucifixion with Mary and John in the central three lights, flanked by the saints Chad (who holds a model of Lichfield Cathedral) and David. Further figures below and angels with the instruments of the Passion in the tracery.


firm/studio: C.E. Kempe

Church of St Chad, Hanmer, Wrexham
east wall of the south aisle chapel

Signed with the Kempe wheatsheaf.

Adjacent in the south wall is a four-light window by the same firm with standing figures of King David and saints. Inscription in both windows: 'In honour of the Holy and Undivided Trinity and for the adornment of this ancient Church, Sarah Grindley by her last will and testament caused this window to be made'



 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 13-12-2011

 

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References

Edward Hubbard, The Buildings of Wales: Clwyd (Harmondsworth/Cardiff: Penguin/University of Wales Press, 1986), p. 361.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011.
https://stainedglass.delweddau.cymru/object/2078 (accessed 25 April 2024)



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