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Boaz and Jachin

  Boaz and Jachin

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about 1920

Two-light window, with the two standing figures under elaborate canopies. They both hold the pillars of the temple named after them.


firm/studio: Percy Bacon Brothers

Church of St Nicholas and St John, Monkton, Pembrokeshire
north wall of the north chancel chapel

Inscriptions: 'He set up the left pillar and called the name Boaz', 'He set up the right pillar and called the name thereof Jachin'.
Given by the Freemasons.





 
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References

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Pembrokeshire (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2004), p. 297.


 

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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/878 (accessed 8 August 2020)



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