Rood

  Rood

Photo © Martin Crampin

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1914
Christ on the cross with the symbols of the four evangelists, between figures of Mary and John.

medium: wood
technique: carved, painted


Church of St Gabriel, Brynmill, Swansea
chancel arch

The screen was installed in 1914 by Geoffrey Lucas, and presumably the rood figures were added at the same time, indicative of the Anglo-Catholic spirit of the church.




 

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References

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 584.




  Rood

Photo © Martin Crampin


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