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Memorial Windows

  Memorial Windows

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Series of 16 abstract windows with inset memorials commemorating individuals.

Coychurch Crematorium, Coychurch, Bridgend

Designed and made by students from Swansea College of Art under the supervision of Tim Lewis. Includes work by Alan Figg, John Edwards, Yanos Boujioucos, Amber Hiscott and David Pearl.

Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 19-01-2016


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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), pp. 290-1.

Maurice Broady, 'Stained Glass Design in Wales' in Transactions of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion, vol. 6 (new series) (2000), 163.


Painton Cowen, A Guide to Stained Glass in Britain (London: Michael Joseph, 1985), p. 224.


User contributed comments

I was one of the 1st two artists to make windows for the cloister in the Coychurch Crematorium, Bridgend, South Wales. At the time I was a part-time lecturer in the stained glass department at the then Swansea College of Art working alongside Tim Lewis under the Head of Department Howard Martin.
Submitted by: Alan Figg (2016-06-21 20:08:05)
Editor's response: I understand that the names of more of the artists responsible for these windows are known, so it would be good to know more of their names and identify which ones they made.

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2016. (accessed 8 August 2020)


  Memorial Windows

Photo © Martin Crampin

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