St Catherine and St John the Baptist

  St Catherine and St John the Baptist

Photo © Martin Crampin

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about 1500, restored in about 1839
Two standing figures under elaborate canopies reset in a two-light window.

technique: stained glass


Church of St Ffraid, Llansanffraid Glan-Conwy, Conwy
west wall

Probably reset by either Charles Clutterbuck or Betton & Evans around the time of the rebuilding of the church in 1839. The canopies are also mostly of this date.




 

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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 46.

Mostyn Lewis, Stained Glass in North Wales up to 1850 (Altrincham: John Sherratt and Son Ltd, 1970), p. 73-4.

Jane Cartwright, Feminine Sanctity and Spirituality in Medieval Wales (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2008), p. 154.

References

Edward Hubbard, The Buildings of Wales: Clwyd (Harmondsworth/Cardiff: Penguin/University of Wales Press, 1986), p, 239.




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  St Catherine and St John the Baptist

Photo © Martin Crampin


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