Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2020
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Stained Glass Windows at St. Mary
Willesborough, Kent (West)
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WindowDateLightsFirm DesignerSubjectsMemorialSource
EW18685(top)Clayton & BellAgony; Bearing cross; Crucifixion; Deposition; Noli me TangereGeorge GregorySussex Agricultural Express 23 May 1868
EW18685(bottom)Clayton & BellAnnunciation; Visitation; Nativity; Presentation; Holy FamilyGeorge GregorySussex Agricultural Express 23 May 1868
SC18682Grisaille & floral ornamentFrancis Russell
SChE3Clayton & BellMaryBV; Christ resurrected; MaryStylistic attribution
SCh11868?2Clayton & BellCoat of Arms in each lightStylistic attribution
SA119042Herbert Bryans signedChrist's charge to PeterRev Thomas Dixon +1903Canterbury Diocesan Gazette May 1904
SAWc1985L of 2Alexandra Le RossignolSmall detached panel:DoveVisit 1.4.2017
WW1WarringtonChild with book (cannot really be seen)'A list of principal works'
NC11868?2Clayton & BellOrnamental quarriesStylistic attribution

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.