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Abbreviations used for studios/artists
docDocumentedPrimary source to support the attribution.
litLiteratureSecondary source to support the attribution.
sgnSignedThe window is signed with name, initials or mark.
attribAttributedA likely attribution.
defDefinitelyThe attribution is made with confidence.
Abbreviations used for dates
docDocumentedPrimary source to support the given date.
litLiteratureSecondary source to support the given date.
sgnSignedDate appearing on the glass along with the signature or mark.
inscInscribedA date formally painted as part of the inscription.
plaqPlaqueA date appearing on a plaque nearby.
memMemorialA date of death appearing either on the glass or on a plaque nearby; note that the date of installation of a window could vary greatly from the memorial date.
circaCircaA likely date.
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Fahan Upper
Fahan
St Mura
Reference: 012580
Group: Fahan
Diocese: Raphoe

Buncrana
(6 km south)
County Donegal
Republic of Ireland
ITM Ref: 634371,926431
OSIG Ref: 234426
GPS Ref: 55.084132,-7.461677 Show map
Parish Church
Surveyed: 2010-10-20

Nave and tower by John Bowden, 1820. Vestry and north windows by Alexander Hardy, 1858. Substantial chancel with Late-pointed window by Samuel Close, 1897. King-post roof and grand chancel arch. West gallery. 8 marble wall monuments. Early sexton's house.

Architects involved:
Bowden, John (d.1822)
Close, Samuel Patrick (1842-1925)
Hardy, Alexander
Fahan Upper
Fahan
St Mura
Reference: 012580

W01
chancel; east
Three lancets, 3150mm x 510mm and three quatrefoils.

Patronage: In memory of George Workman Dickson.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (sgn)
artist Dixon, William Francis (1848-1928) (attrib)
date 1900 (mem)

Iconography
Same cartoons for sleeping soldiers
Ardrahan / W01
Fahan Upper / W01
Fahan Upper
Fahan
St Mura
Reference: 012580

W07
nave; north; 2nd from east
Two lancets, 2560mm x 470mm and one quatrefoil.

Patronage: In memory of Mary Dickson of Fahan House.

artist Hone, Evie (1894-1955) (lit)
date 1949 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography