Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2020
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Stained Glass Windows at St. John the Divine
Kennington, Inner London
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WindowDateLightsFirm DesignerSubjectsMemorialSource
EW1959-623 2lightW.T. Carter ShaplandScenesChurch Guide
SChE1959-623W.T. Carter ShaplandChrist in Majesty with saintsChurch Guide
SCh118932KempeJesus with disciples on Lake TiberiasChurch Guide
SCh218932KempeNoli me TangereChurch Guide
SWChEc19203Herbert Bryans ?King;Christ in Majesty; Aged St John
SWCh1c1920Left of 2Herbert Bryans ?St FrancisRev Arthur Deedes
SWCh1c1920Right of 2Herbert Bryans ?St Thomas AquinasRev Charles Brooke
SWCh2c1920Left of 2Herbert Bryans ?St BenedictRev James Bartlet
SWCh2c1920Right of 2Herbert Bryans ?St BrunoGertrude Gunning
WW2Clayton & Bell ?Angel appears to St. John on Patmos

Location of windows

The coding system is based on that used in Nineteenth Century Norfolk Stained Glass by Birkin Haward. All windows are numbered consecutively from east to west in any north or south facing wall and from the centre outwards in any east or west facing wall. Windows of 2 and 3 lancet lights are shown as 2 and 3 light.
A plan and key from the book by Birkin Haward is shown below.

Coding system plan



In the column headed date, the date (without a + sign) is the date the window was made. In that column and in the column headed Memorial a date prefixed by a + sign is the date of death commemorated in the window.

Firms / Designers

The booklet Stained Glass Marks & Monographs published by NADFAS, 8 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1DA provides details of makers’ signatures and marks and short biographical information on many designers and firms.

Main subjects

A reasonably comprehensive listing of subjects is provided, except in cases where there are many small scenes or many saints, particularly if the windows are high up. For reasons of space, the title ‘Saint’ has often been omitted, most commonly in 4 evangelist windows.

Persons and events commemorated

These are mainly recorded only as a cross-reference to documentation.