East Window

Seven-light window with Christ in Glory in the tracery over two rows of standing figures.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: Morris & Co.
designer: Edward Coley Burne-Jones

Church of St John the Baptist, Wrexham
east wall of the chancel

After the church was demolished, eight of the panels were moved to a window in the north wall of the parish church of St Giles. Many of the figures were designed by Edward Burne-Jones.

Further contemporary glass by the firm was also installed at the Church of St Michael, Poyser Street, Wrexham.


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Further reading

D. R. Thomas, The History of the Diocese of St Asaph (Oswestry: Caxton Press, 1908-1913), vol. III, pp. 313-4.


Edward Hubbard, The Buildings of Wales: Clwyd (Harmondsworth/Cardiff: Penguin/University of Wales Press, 1986), p. 303.

View this object on the Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue

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