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Angel
detail from The Creation

  Angel    detail from    The Creation

Photo © Martin Crampin

Upper quatrefoil.

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1896

Three-light window. God the Father is depicted enthroned with angels, with scenes below including miners.


firm/studio: Robert J. Newbery

Church of St John the Baptist, Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil
(liturgical) south wall of the nave

The window has been moved and is in storage for safety (2011). However, the upper quatrefoil, with an angel and the first line of the Lord's Prayer, remain in situ. Described by John Newman in The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan as 'a major work' by the firm.




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

 

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Further reading

Huw Williams, A History of the Church in the Parish of Dowlais (1977), p. 19.

References

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 158.

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 447.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/4106 (accessed 25 January 2020)



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  Angel    detail from    The Creation

Photo © Martin Crampin



 
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