detail from The Creation

  Angel    detail from    The Creation

Photo © Martin Crampin

Upper quatrefoil.

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Three-light window. God the Father is depicted enthroned with angels, with scenes below including miners.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: Robert J. Newbery

Church of St John the Baptist, Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil
(liturgical) south wall of the nave

The window has been moved and is in storage for safety (2011). However, the upper quatrefoil, with an angel and the first line of the Lord's Prayer, remain in situ. Described by John Newman in The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan as 'a major work' by the firm.


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Further reading

Huw Williams, A History of the Church in the Parish of Dowlais (1977), p. 19.


Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 158.

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 447.

View this object on the Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue

  Angel    detail from    The Creation

Photo © Martin Crampin

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