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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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Newry St Mary
St Mary
Reference: 014520
Group: Newry
Diocese: Dromore

Newry
(Town centre)
County Down
Northern Ireland
ITM Ref: 708465,826107
OSIG Ref: 309326
GPS Ref: 54.172454,-6.338715 Show map
Parish Church
Surveyed: 2017-03-30

Box-like nave and W tower, 1810-19 by O'Farrell. To which Drew, 1886, added chancel with immense 5-light Perpendicular E window; N, S & W galleries; internally-created aisles. Small 2-light windows below and large Decorated 2-light windows above.

Architects involved:
Drew, Thomas (Sir) (1838-1910)
O'Farrell, Patrick
Newry St Mary
St Mary
Reference: 014520

W01
chancel; east
Five lancets, not measured and twenty-three tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of Robert Erskine and Revd Thomas Biddall Swanzy.

studio Hemming & Co.; London (lit)
date 1897 (lit)
Builder, 1897, vol.72, p.446

Iconography
Newry St Mary
St Mary
Reference: 014520

W02
nave; south aisle; south; east-most
Two lancets, 1470mm x 520mm and one tracery-light.

Patronage: In memory of Elizabeth Anne Swanzy.

Head of Christ is not original.

studio Clokey & Co.; Belfast (sgn)
date 1924 (mem)

Iconography
Newry St Mary
St Mary
Reference: 014520

W04
nave; south aisle; south; 3rd from east
Two lancets, 1470mm x 520mm and one tracery-light.

Patronage: In memory of Thomas Walker.

date 1900 (mem)

No artist identified

Iconography
Newry St Mary
St Mary
Reference: 014520

W05
nave; south aisle; south; 4th from east
Two lancets, 1470mm x 520mm and one tracery-light.

Patronage: First World War memorial.

studio Ward & Partners; Belfast (attrib)
date 1920 (circa)

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Newry St Mary
St Mary
Reference: 014520

W09
nave; north aisle; north; 3rd from east
Two lancets, 1470mm x 520mm and one tracery-light.

Patronage: In memory of Stevenson Turkington.

artist Braniff, Daniel Ignatius (1911-1999) (sgn)
date 1968 (plaq)

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Newry St Mary
St Mary
Reference: 014520

W10
nave; north aisle; north; 2nd from east
Two lancets, 1470mm x 520mm and one tracery-light.

Patronage: In memory fo Dean Arthur Theodore Irvine Ford.

artist Braniff, Daniel Ignatius (1911-1999) (sgn)
date 1968 (plaq)

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Newry St Mary
St Mary
Reference: 014520

W11
nave; north aisle; north; east-most
Two lancets, 1470mm x 520mm and one tracery-light.

Patronage: In memory of Dean Henry Biddall Swanzy.

studio Abbott & Co.; Lancaster (sgn)
date 1932 (mem)

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