Stained Glass in Wales | Gwydr Lliw yng Nghymru

Baptism Window

  Baptism Window

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about 1889

Three-light window with the baptism of Christ between Paul baptising the jailor at Philippi and Paul baptising Lydia. Angels holding crowns at the top of the outer lights, and the above the baptism of Christ two angels stand with the text 'One Lord, one faith, one baptism' (Ephesians 4:5) and the dove of the Holy Spirit descending in glory from above.

firm/studio: Heaton, Butler & Bayne

Church of St Gwynan, Dwygyfylchi, Conwy
west wall of the nave

The east and west windows of the church were given in memory of Richard and Catherine Kneeshaw (died 1841 and 1825) and their children Henry (died 1813), Mary (1889), Richard and Lucy (both died 1878). The younger Richard Kneeshaw is buried in the churchyard with his children.

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


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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011. (accessed 25 April 2024)

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  Baptism Window

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