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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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Limerick Cathedral
St Mary
Reference: 240015

W01
chancel; east
Three lancets, approx 5800mm x 840mm; 6600mm x 1150mm; 5800mm x 840mm.

Patronage: O'Brien / Stafford.

Both Builder and Guardian state that the window was designed by W. Slater, architect.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (lit)
date 1859 (lit)
Builder, 1859, vol.17, p.845

studio Clayton & Bell; London (lit)
date 1859 (lit)
Guardian, 23 Nov 1859, p.995

Iconography
Clogh
Holy Trinity
Reference: 011190

W01
sanctuary; east
Three lancets, one cinquefoil and twelve tracery lights.

Patronage: Original patronage not known. Salvaged from church in Co. Meath and re-ordered circa 1960 in memory of Elizabeth Forster (d. 1940).

Only the three lancets (not the tracery) have Clayton & Bell glass. The Ascension scene has been reduced in both width and height.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
date 1870 (circa)

Iconography
Kilmore Armagh
St Aidan
Reference: 010650

W01
chancel; east
Three lancets, 3600mm x 790mm, one 6-foil and four other small tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of Hester, wife of Revd Richard Johnston.

studio Ward & Hughes; London (def)
artist Hughes, Henry (1822-1883) (sgn)
date 1876 (sgn)

Iconography
Taney
Dundrum
Christ Church
Reference: 110970

W02
sanctuary; south
One lancet measuring 2840mm x 560mm.

Patronage: Roe.

studio William Holland; Warwick (def)
date 1872 (circa)

Iconography
Ashfield
No dedication
Reference: 070030

W03
south transept; south
Three lancets 2670mm x 490mm and three intersecting tracery-lights.

Patronage: Clements.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
cartoonist Daniels, George (1854-1940) (def)
date 1895 (insc)

Iconography
Mayo
Kilabban
No dedication
Reference: 173020

W04
nave; north; 2nd from east
One lancet, 2690mm x 1190mm.

Patronage: Carter.

Left, centre and right refer to areas of this wide single opening.

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 1925 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Adare
St Nicholas
Reference: 240010

W06
nave; south aisle; east
Four lancets, 3760mm x 480mm and six intersecting tracery-lights.

Patronage: Dunraven.

Only eight disciples present but there is no obvious iconography other than the Last Supper.

studio Hardman & Co.; Birmingham (def)
cartoonist Powell, John Hardman (1828-1895) (attrib)
date 1855 (plaq)

Iconography
Dublin St Patrick's Cathedral
National Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Patrick
St Patrick
Reference: 110080

W07
chancel; south aisle; south; 2nd from east
Two lancets, 4290mm x 810mm.

Patronage: Conyngham (Lord Plunket).

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (def)
date 1889 (memplaq)

Iconography
Carnmoney
Holy Evangelist
Reference: 015330

W07
nave; north; east-most
Two lancets, 2160mm x 600mm and one tracery-light.

studio William Wailes; Newcastle-upon-Tyne (def)
date 1860 (circa)

Iconography
Castlerock
Christ Church
Reference: 012210

W08
nave; west
Three separate lancets, 3590mm x 590mm; 4750mm x 740mm; 3590mm x 590mm.

Patronage: In memory of Lady Bruce, wife of Sir Hervey Bruce of Downhill, 1842-1891.

studio William Wailes; Newcastle-upon-Tyne (lit)
date 1891 (lit)
Building News, 1892, vol.62, p.5

Iconography
Kilmore Cathedral
St Fethlimidh
Reference: 070440

W09
nave; west
Four lancets, approx 3800mm x 610mm, two 6-foils, four small tracery-lights, rose over consisting of four trefoils and five small tracery-lights.

Patronage: Carson.

The Reaper and the Sower are from Psalm 126.

studio Ward & Hughes; London (attrib)
date 1874 (mem)

Iconography
Reaper and Sower use similar cartoons
Kilmore Cathedral / W09
Urney / W10
Lismore Cathedral
St Carthage
Reference: 200330

W09
nave; south; east-most
Two lancets, 3510mm x 610mm, one quatrefoil and six tracery-lights.

date 1877 (mem)

No artist identified

Iconography
Kilcullen
Yellow Bog
St John
Reference: 130190

W10
nave; north; 3rd from east
Two lancets, 2410mm x 460mm and seven tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory Louisa Katharine Borrowes.

studio William Wailes; Newcastle-upon-Tyne (def)
date 1877 (mem)

Iconography
Armagh Cathedral
St Patrick
Reference: 010020

W14
nave; south aisle; west
Three lancets, not measured and eleven tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of William Lodge Kidd.

studio William Warrington & Son; London (sgn)
date 1852 (sgn)

studio William Warrington & Son; London (doc)
Warrington list of commissions, circa 1865, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Iconography
Dublin St Bartholomew
St Bartholomew
Reference: 110320

W18
nave; west; north-most
Two lancets, 2670mm x 530mm and one quatrefoil approx 380mm diameter.

studio O'Connor; London (sgn)
date 1872 (mem)

Iconography
Donnybrook
St Mary
Reference: 110220

W19
north transept; north
Three separate lancets, 4240mm x 690mm; 4830mm x 840mm; 4240mm x 690mm.

Patronage: Mcmaster.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
date 1875 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W24
chancel; north chapel; east
Three lancets, 4370mm x 810mm.

LH and RH lancets have leaded lights.

studio Lavers, Barraud & Westlake; London (sgn)
cartoonist Westlake, Nathaniel Hubert John (1833-1921) (def)
date 1871 (sgn)

Iconography
Tuam Cathedral
St Mary
Reference: 100480

W34
chancel; east
Five lancets, not measured, overall width, approx 5m.

The foor-plan is complex. This window is in the 19th-century chancel and above the 12th-century chancel arch.

studio William Wailes; Newcastle-upon-Tyne (def)
date 1870 (circa)

Iconography
Samaritan - same cartoon
Tralee / W09
Tuam Cathedral / W34