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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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Richhill
St Matthew
Reference: 011040

W01
chancel; east
Three lancets, 2440mm x 580mm and seven tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of Isabella Richardson "by whose wish this chancel was erected".

studio Alexander Gibbs & Co.; London (attrib)
date 1862 (insc)

Iconography
Rossorry
No dedication
Reference: 011990

W01
sanctuary; east
Three lancets, 3040mm x 610mm.

Patronage: Given by Mrs Caroline Henrietta Field.

Design also includes four small medallion scenes. The window is attributed to Child and O'Brien in the Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass but these were paid only for glass-painting (NGI, ATG Work Book 1, p182).

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (doc)
artist Courtney, Miss (doc)
An Tur Gloine archives, National Gallery of Ireland, Centre for Study of Irish Art

date 1911 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Richhill
St Matthew
Reference: 011040

W02
nave; south; east-most
Two lancets, 3350mm x 580mm and one tracery-light.

Patronage: In memory of John Jackson.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (def)
date 1890 (mem)

Iconography
Richhill
St Matthew
Reference: 011040

W03
nave; south; 2nd from east
Two lancets, 3340mm x 580mm and one tracery-light.

Patronage: In memory of Mackie.

studio Solaglas Caldermac; Lisburn (sgn)
date 1991 (sgn)

Iconography
Richhill
St Matthew
Reference: 011040

W05
nave; north; west-most
Two lancets and three tracery. Predellas measure 600mm x 500mm.

Patronage: In memory of Louisa Bacon of Richhill.

Obstructed by gallery.

artist Cameron, James (b. 1837) (attrib)
date 1880 (circa)

Iconography
Rossorry
No dedication
Reference: 011990

W05
nave; south; east-most
One lancet, 4070mm x 610mm, including stone transom.

date 2000 (insc)

studio McManus Design; Belfast & Newtownabbey (lit)
Frank Rogers: Glass in the Glens, 2004.

Iconography
Rossorry
No dedication
Reference: 011990

W06
nave; south; west-most
One lancet, 4070mm x 610mm, including stone transom.

Patronage: In memory of Herbert William Walker.

Signed design on display in vestry.

date 1987 (mem)

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

Iconography
Richhill
St Matthew
Reference: 011040

W09
north transept; north
Three lancets, 2290mm x 510mm, two quatrefoils and four trefoils.

Patronage: In memory of Louisa Bacon of Richhill, given by Lt. Col. Richardson, Earl of Gosford.

The window is designed by the little-known 'James Cameron, Wigmore St, London'.

artist Cameron, James (b. 1837) (sgn)
date 1881 (memplaq)

Iconography
Rossorry
No dedication
Reference: 011990

W10
north transept; north
Three lancets, 3380mm x 610mm; 3860mm x 610mm; 3380mm x 610mm.

Patronage: In memory of Alfred Andrew Johnston (d. 1918).

Left lancet has Prophets, Martyrs and, possibly Archangels; centre has Christ, Crucifixion, Annunciation; right has Church, Apostles and Angels (Cherubim and Seraphim).

artist O'Brien, Catherine (1881-1963) (sgn)

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (doc)
artist O'Brien, Catherine (1881-1963) (doc)
An Tur Gloine, List of Principal Windows, 1903-1928, National Gallery of Ireland, Centre for Study of Irish Art

date 1921 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Rossorry
No dedication
Reference: 011990

W11
north transept; east
Two lancets, 3710mm x 550mm, including stone transoms.

Patronage: In memory fo Robert William Johnston of Lisgoole Abbey (1882-1971).

Also four small medallions.

studio Solaglas Caldermac; Lisburn (sgn)
date 1991 (sgn)

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