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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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Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570
Group: Bangor
Diocese: Down

Bangor
(Town centre)
County Down
Northern Ireland
ITM Ref: 750535,881649
OSIG Ref: 351382
GPS Ref: 54.660501,-5.666696 Show map
Parish Church
Surveyed: 2016-10-12

EE by Lynn. Basalt with red sandstone dressings. Interior also sandstone. Lofty 6-bay aisled nave 1880 and chancel, 1892 with blind arcading. NW tower. Immense triple EE lancets to E. Triple lancets and rose to W. Paired lancets to aisles.

Architect involved:
Lynn, William Henry (1829-1915)
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W01
chancel; east
Three separate lancets, not measured.

Patronage: In memory of Robert Edward and Harriette Ward.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (def)
date 1905 (insc)

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W02
chancel; south
Two separate lancets, 4680mm x 680mm.

Patronage: In memory of Canon Bradley and Ernest Heathcote Emery.

The right lancet is of later date, possibly circa 1960.

studio Clokey & Co.; Belfast (sgn)

date 1947 (doc)
British Society of Master Glass-Painters, Directory of Stained-Glass Windows

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W03
nave; south aisle; south; east-most
Three separate lancets, 2150mm x 600mm.

Patronage: Given by 5th Lord Clanmorris.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (def)
artist Dixon, William Francis (1848-1928) (def)
date 1909 (mem)

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W04
nave; south aisle; south; 2nd from east
Two separate lancets, 2700mm x 610mm.

Patronage: In memory of W. Sedgwick McLean.

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (def)
date 1905 (mem)

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W05
nave; south aisle; south; 3rd from east
Two separate lancets, 2700mm x 610mm.

Patronage: In memory of Vivian Trevor Tighe Rea.

Left lancet by Elvery; right lancet by Child.

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (lit)
artist Elvery, Beatrice (1883-1968) (lit)
artist Child, Alfred Ernest (1875-1939) (lit)
date 1915 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W06
nave; south aisle; south; 4th from east
Two separate lancets, 2700mm x 610mm.

Patronage: In memory of Mary Rogers.

Not photographed as obstructed by new gallery.

studio James Powell & Sons; London (doc)
artist Rhead, George (doc)
date 1920 (doc)
Archives of James Powell & Sons, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W07
nave; south aisle; south; 5th from east
Two separate lancets, 2700mm x 610mm.

Patronage: In memory of James Newell.

Not photographed as obstructed by new gallery.

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (def)
date 1934 (mem)

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W09
nave; west
Three lancets, approx 6m x 690mm; 5100mm x 690mm; approx 6m x 690mm, rose tracery and quatrefoil over.

Patronage: In memory of Margaret Connor.

date 1889 (mem)

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (doc)
Heaton, Butler & Bayne trade catalogue, 1909

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W11
nave; north aisle; north; west-most
Two separate lancets, 4140mm x 610mm.

Patronage: Royal Ulster Constabulary and Ulster Defence Regiment.

Not photographed.

studio McManus Design; Belfast & Newtownabbey (attrib)
date 1992 (circa)

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W12
nave; north aisle; north; 4th from east
Two separate lancets, 4140mm x 610mm.

Patronage: In memory of Edward John Miley.

Not photographed.

studio McManus Design; Belfast & Newtownabbey (sgn)
date 1990 (circa)

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W13
nave; north aisle; north; 3rd from east
Two separate lancets, 4140mm x 610mm.

Patronage: In memory of Francis Robert Lepper.

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (def)
date 1908 (mem)

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W14
nave; north aisle; north; 2nd from east
Two separate lancets, 4140mm x 610mm.

Patronage: In memory of Charles James Kinahan MaGuire (sic).

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (sgn)

date 1901 (lit)
Building News, 1901, vol. 81, p.417

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W15
nave; north aisle; north; east-most
Two separate lancets, 4140mm x 610mm.

Patronage: In memory of Emmeline Thomson.

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (def)
date 1897 (mem)

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W16
nave; north aisle; east
Two lancets, not measured and one cinquefoil.

Patronage: In memory of Foster Connor.

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (def)
date 1881 (mem)

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W17
chancel; north; 2nd from east
Two separate lancets, 4680mm x 680mm.

Patronage: In memory of Archibald Earl of Ava.

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (def)

date 1900 (lit)
Building News, 1900, vol. 87, p.417

Iconography
Bangor
Bangor Central
St Comgall
Reference: 013570

W18
chancel; north; east-most
Two separate lancets, 4680mm x 680mm.

Patronage: In memory of Very Revd. Edward Maguire.

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (def)
date 1904 (mem)

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