Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2020
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Stained Glass Windows at All Saints
Alton, Hampshire
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WindowDateLightsFirm DesignerSubjectsMemorialSource
EW18743HardmanChrist in Majesty; Vision of St. John & bishopsBishop Samuel Wilberforce +1873Hardman Index 1874/92
ApS18742HardmanOrdaining 7 Deacons; St. Philip baptising EunuchBishop Samuel Wilberforce +1873Hardman Index 1874/87
SC118742HardmanSt. Paul preaching at Athens; Paul & Silas confirmingHardman Index 1874/87
SN118822Clayton & BellBaptism; Christ blessing childrenAbraham & Charlotte CrawleyStylistic attribution; Surrey & Hants News 18 Nov 1882 for date
SN218792HardmanTransfiguration; Stilling the stormMartha Dyer +1872Hardman Index 1879/86
SN3+18902HardmanPresentation; Raising of LazarusLydia DyerStylistic attribution
ApN18742HardmanCharge to Peter; Teaching of apostlesBishop Samuel Wilberforce +1873Hardman Index 1874/87

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.