St Albans Church WW1 Window

Our reference
46190
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Dedicated : 1920

Current location

ST ALBANS CHURCH,Coldharbour Rd,Bristol,Bristol,Avon,England
OS Grid Ref.: ST 577 754
Denomination: Church of England

Description

LARGE STAINED GLASS OF FIVE MAIN LIGHTS WITH ADDITIONAL TRACERY LIGHTS ABOVE. THE FIVE LIGHTS HAVE TWO TIERS OF IMAGERY REPRESENTING HEAVEN AND EARTH. IN THE LOWER TIER ARE SAILORS, SOLDIERS, AIRMEN AND NURSES AS WELL AS A ROYAL FLYING CORPS AVIATOR. THE UPPER TIER DEPICTS CHRIST, HIS RIGHT HAND RAISED IN BLESSING AND HIS LEFT HAND HOLDING THE KEY OF THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN. HE IS SURROUNDED BY ANGELS, INCLUDING ST MICHAEL.

Inscription

IN MEMORY OF THE MEN AND WOMEN OF THIS CHURCH AND PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: no
Information shown: Unknown
Order of information: Unknown

Component

Window
Condition: Good
Measurements: height C 3000 MM , width C 2000 MM
Materials: Stained Glass
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 1920
Attended by: UNKNOWN

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund / scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Notes

BOOKLET FROM CHURCH ENCLOSED IN FILE.

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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