Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2019
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Stained Glass Windows at Sacred Heart (RC)
Hove, Sussex
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WindowDateLightsFirm DesignerSubjectsMemorialSource
NA319202N.H.J. WestlakeMadonna & child & angelsGriffin'The Tour of Sacred Heart Church'
NA42MayerSt. Thomas; St. MargaretLambertStylistic attribution
NA519092Paul WoodroffeSt. Martin; St. Vincent de PaulBuilding News 2.7.1909
Bapleft of 3Lavers & WestlakeAnne & BVMStylistic attribution
Bapcentre of 3Lavers & WestlakeGood ShepherdStylistic attribution
Bapright of 3Lavers & WestlakeSt. FrancisStylistic attribution
NAW19192N.H.J. Westlake signedAdoration of MagiCt de Borchgrave D'Altena
NporchN19032MayerAnnunciationde LaskiStylistic attribution;The Tablet 7.11.1903 for date
NporchE1903left of 2MayerSt. ElizabethStylistic attribution;The Tablet 7.11.1903 for date

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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.