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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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Keady
St Matthew
Reference: 010640
Group: Keady
Diocese: Armagh

Keady
County Armagh
Northern Ireland
ITM Ref: 684184,833948
OSIG Ref: 284334
GPS Ref: 54.247447,-6.708295 Show map
Parish Church
Surveyed: 2011-09-26

Modern local history plaque gives date 1775: possibly walls of this date. Tower and nave fenestration, 1822. Large north transept and middle-pointed east window probably added 50 years later.
Keady
St Matthew
Reference: 010640

W01
sanctuary; east
Three lancets, 2560mm x 530mm, one 8-foil, two trefoils and eight small tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of William Gardiner of Annavale.

date 1883 (mem)

No artist identified

Iconography
Keady
St Matthew
Reference: 010640

W02
nave; south; east-most
Three mullioned and transomed lancets; lower, 3420mm x 430mm, upper 1550mm x 430mm and three intersecting tracery lights.

Patronage: In memory of Margaret and Joseph McClelland.

artist Esler, David (sgn)
date 1997 (sgn)

Iconography
Keady
St Matthew
Reference: 010640

W03
nave; south; 2nd from east
Three mullioned and transomed lancets; lower, 3420mm x 430mm, upper 1550mm x 430mm and three intersecting tracery lights.

Patronage: In memory of Canon Hector William Love.

Medallion in right lancet is inscribed "Culdee, Tassagh" presumably referring to Culdee Priory.

date 1961 (mem)

studio Solaglas Caldermac; Lisburn (doc)
signed design kept in the church.

Iconography
Keady
St Matthew
Reference: 010640

W04
nave; south; 3rd from east
Three mullioned and transomed lancets; lower, 3420mm x 430mm, upper 1550mm x 430mm and three intersecting tracery lights.

Patronage: Given by the Dorman family.

artist Esler, David (sgn)
date 1996 (mem)

Iconography
Keady
St Matthew
Reference: 010640

W09
north transept; east; south-most
One lancet, 4260mm x 890mm.

Patronage: In memory of Allen and Elizabeth Jane Nesbitt.

studio Clokey & Co.; Belfast (sgn)
date 1945 (insc)

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