|Church Stained Glass Windows
recorded by Robert Eberhard - updated January 2019
|Stained Glass Windows at
Rusthall, Kent (West)
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|EW||1855||Left of 3||Thomas Ward||roundels:King scene/Ark/Expulsion||Tunbridge Wells Gazette Sept. 1855|
|EW||1855||c of 3||Thomas Ward||roundels:Ascension/Crucifixion/Baptism/Navivity||Tunbridge Wells Gazette Sept. 1855|
|EW||1855||Right of 3||Thomas Ward||roundels:Ark of Covenant/Grapes of Eschol/Moses & brazen serpent||Tunbridge Wells Gazette Sept. 1855|
|SC1||1935||1||James Powell & Sons signed||St. Paul||Powell Order Book 28/138|
|SC2||+1850||1||Wailes ?||Raising of Jairus' daughter||Charlotte Empson|
|STrE||1||Wailes ?||Christ with Mary & Martha (inaccessible)||Louisa Allfree|
|STrS||1859||3||Ward & Hughes||Acts of Mercy & 3 miracles - Lt:Feeding of 5000. Cen: Raising of Lazarus. Rt: Unclean spirit (inaccessible)||Sussex Advertiser 22.11.1859|
|SA1||+1914||1||Jones & Willis||St. Barnabas||Letitia Spencer||Doc. P344B/6/20|
|SA2||1860||1||H. Hughes signed||Stoning of St. Stephen||Frances Kemp|
|SA4||+1855||1||Angel & centurion||Capt Francis Kilvington|
|SA6||+1917||1||Martin Travers||St. John the Evangelist||2nd Lt Louis Marshall||Designs for stained glass - RIBA Drawing Collection|
|PorchW(N)||1920s?||Left of 2||St. Paul|
|NC1||1903||1||Morris & Co||St. Paul||Sewter|
|NTrE(S)||1855||1||Wailes ?||Mary Magdalene washes Christ's feet with hair||L.M. Allfree|
|NTrE(N)||+1868||2||Journey of Magi; Adoration of Magi||Thomas Robert Allfree|
|NTrN||1864||Left of 3||Ward & Hughes||Abel offers sheep/Touching Jesus' hem/Abraham & Isaac||William Earle||Stylistic attribution; Tonbridge Chronicle 31 Dec. 1864 for date|
|NTrN||1864||c of 3||Ward & Hughes||Passing through Red Sea/Washing Jesus feet/Rahab perished not||William Earle||Stylistic attribution; Tonbridge Chronicle 31 Dec. 1864 for date|
|NTrN||1864||Right of 3||Ward & Hughes||Elijah restores widow's son/Jesus heals blind/Daniel & Lion||William Earle||Stylistic attribution; Tonbridge Chronicle 31 Dec. 1864 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.
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.
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.