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The Welsh Guards Falklands Memorial

  The Welsh Guards Falklands Memorial

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1985

Abstract two-light window.


artist: Rodney Bender

Church of St Mary, Swansea
north wall of the north aisle

Signed 'R.B/85' and 'H.Derix.Kevelaer'.

The design for the windows was inspired by the poem by Dylan Thomas 'And Death Shall have no Dominion'.



 
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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 296.

Maurice Broady, 'Stained Glass Design in Wales' Transactions of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion, vol. 6 (new series) (2000), 164.

A Short Guide to the Stained Glass Windows in St. Mary's Parish Church Swansea (Swansea: The Friends of St. Mary's, 2001 (second edition)).

References

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 581.

Painton Cowen, A Guide to Stained Glass in Britain (London: Michael Joseph, 1985), p. 226.


 

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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/1802 (accessed 16 October 2021)


 

  The Welsh Guards Falklands Memorial

Photo © Martin Crampin



 
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