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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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Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500
Group: Booterstown
Diocese: Dublin

Dublin
(Mount Merrion)
County Dublin
Republic of Ireland
ITM Ref: 719382,729615
OSIG Ref: 319230
GPS Ref: 53.303355,-6.208839 Show map
Parish Church
Surveyed: 2002-05-13

1874 (date at church); nave and apsidal chancel.
Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500

W02
chancel; apse; east
Two lancets 1750mm x 460mm and one small circle.

Patronage: Crozier.

W01 (N.E.) and W03 (S.E.) flanking W02 in the apse are ornamentals, which, according to the plaque, are also by Lobin.

studio L. Lobin; Tours (sgn)
date 1875 (sgn)

Iconography
Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500

W04
nave; south; east-most
One lancet 1830mm x 460mm.

Patronage: First World War memorial.

Interior surface of window covered with discoloured plastic sheeting, so photograph poor.

artist Child, Alfred Ernest (1875-1939) (sgn)
date 1920 (sgn)

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500

W05
nave; south; 2nd from east
One lancet 1830mm x 460mm.

Patronage: First World War memorial.

Interior surface of window covered with discoloured plastic sheeting, so photograph poor.

artist Child, Alfred Ernest (1875-1939) (sgn)

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (lit)
date 1920 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Same cartoon for Carrigaline, Lorum, Monasterevin, reversed at Mount Merrion. Similar figure at W009 Castle Archdale.
Monasterevin / W02
Lorum / W03
Carrigaline / W05
Mount Merrion / W05
Castle Archdale / W09
Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500

W06
nave; south; 3rd from east
One lancet 1830mm x 460mm.

Patronage: Isacke.

Interior surface of window covered with discoloured plastic sheeting, so photograph poor.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (attrib)
date 1904 (mem)

Iconography
Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500

W09
baptistry; west
Two lancets 2590mm x 460mm and one circle.

Patronage: Dudgeon.

Interior surface of window covered with discoloured plastic sheeting, so photograph poor.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
cartoonist Daniels, George (1854-1940) (def)
date 1906 (memplaq)

Iconography
Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500

W10
baptistry; north
One lancet 1830mm x 460mm.

Interior surface of window covered with discoloured plastic sheeting, so photograph poor.

studio Irish Stained Glass; Dublin (sgn)
date 1990 (circa)

Iconography
Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500

W13
nave; north; 3rd from east
One lancet 1830mm x 460mm.

Patronage: Marlray.

In addition to the windows recorded, there are four small panels - parts of former Clayton & Bell windows - reset in coloured surrounds into four single lancets in the nave.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
cartoonist Daniels, George (1854-1940) (def)
date 1897 (mem)

Iconography
Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500

W14
nave; north; 2nd from east
One lancet 1830mm x 460mm.

Patronage: Dudgeon.

Interior surface of window covered with discoloured plastic sheeting, so photograph poor.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
cartoonist Daniels, George (1854-1940) (def)
date 1902 (insc)

Iconography
Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500

W15
nave; north; east-most
One lancet 1830mm x 460mm.

Patronage: Dudgeon.

Interior surface of window covered with discoloured plastic sheeting, so photograph poor.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
cartoonist Daniels, George (1854-1940) (def)
date 1894 (mem)

Iconography
Mount Merrion
Dublin Mount Merrion
St Thomas
Reference: 110500

W16
north porch; east
One lancet 760mm x 300mm.

Patronage: Dudgeon.

Window is in the porch and the gate was locked, so the photograph was taken through the bars at an odd angle. Problem of front lighting. Three other lancets have leaded lights.

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (lit)
artist Hone, Evie (1894-1955) (lit)
date 1941 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography