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St Stephen and St Alban

  St Stephen and St Alban

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about 1919

Two-light window with standing figures. Stephen stands holding rocks, while Alban holds a martyr's palm and a sword. A crown is at the centre of an upper trefoil.


firm/studio: Charles Powell

Church of St Jude, Swansea
south wall of the south aisle chapel

Installed as one of a pair of adjacent war memorial windows, by the same maker as the east window, which was also given as a war memorial.

Texts: 'But he, being full of the Holy Ghost looked up steadfastly into Heaven.' (Acts 7:55); 'They loved not their lives unto the death' (Revelation 12:11).

Given in memory of all of the men from the parish who died in the First World War.





 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 27-05-2016

 

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References

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 585.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2016.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/4742 (accessed 14 August 2020)



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