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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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Acton
Poyntspass
No dedication
Reference: 010000
Group: Acton
Diocese: Armagh

Poyntzpass
County Armagh
Northern Ireland
ITM Ref: 705773,839289
OSIG Ref: 306339
GPS Ref: 54.291416,-6.375283 Show map
Parish Church
Surveyed: 2012-03-12

Late C18th tall, narrow nave and tower. Orientation reversed. Low, north aisle, 1862 by Welland & Gillespie. 2-bay EE arcade. Chancel, 1891, has panelled vault with stencil-work. Large 5-light east window with high sill.

Architect involved:
Welland and Gillespie
Acton
Poyntspass
No dedication
Reference: 010000

W01
chancel; east
Five lancets, 1750mm x 380mm and fifteen intersecting tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of Robert Quin Alexander.

Blind lancet each side pierced with trefoil.

studio Shrigley & Hunt; Lancaster (attrib)

date 1891 (lit)
Irish Builder, vol 33, 15 Feb 1891, p748

Iconography
Acton
Poyntspass
No dedication
Reference: 010000

W02
nave; south; east-most
Two lancets, 2620mm x 520mm and one tracery-light.

Patronage: In memory of Olive Margaret and John Craig Best.

artist Esler, David (sgn)
date 1999 (sgn)

Iconography
Acton
Poyntspass
No dedication
Reference: 010000

W11
nave; north aisle; east
Two lanceets, 1880mm x 540mm.

Patronage: In memory of Gertrude Harriet Alexander.

studio Shrigley & Hunt; Lancaster (attrib)
date 1905 (mem)

Iconography