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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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Coleraine
St Patrick
Reference: 015350

W01
chancel; east
Five lancets, 3760mm x 530mm and 22 tracery-lights.

Patronage: To commemorate 90th birthday and 50th year of ministry of Revd. James O'Hara.

studio James Powell & Sons; London (doc)
artist Bacon, Percy (b. 1861) (doc)
cartoonist Currey, Ada (1852-1913) (doc)
date 1891 (doc)
Archives of James Powell & Sons, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Iconography
Killaloe Cathedral
St Flannan
Reference: 230340

W01
chancel; east
Three separate lancets, approx 7500mm x 510mm; approx 8000 x 510; approx 7500mm x 510mm.

The figure of St Paul has been moved to the south transept and replaced by the figure of Christ, possibly by Watson of Youghal. W02, W03, W23, W24 are heraldic windows, also by Warrington.

studio William Warrington & Son; London (sgn)
date 1865 (sgn)

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

Iconography
Kilmanagh
St Aidan
Reference: 150310

W01
sanctuary; east
Three lancets, not measured with re-ordered panels inset, measuring 2640mm x 530mm.

The stained glass was salvaged from Burnchurch Church, Kells and re-ordered in 1999. The heads of several of the figures have been lost and replaced in an unsatisfactory style.

studio Ward & Nixon; London (attrib)
date 1840 (circa)

Iconography
Kilmurry
St Andrew
Reference: 220470

W01
sanctuary; east
Three separate lancets, 3020mm x 430mm; 4880mm x 430mm; 3020mm x 430mm.

Patronage: In memory of Sir Augustus Warren of Warren's Court and his brother Sir John Borlase Warrne.

Window is covered with plastic sheets, discoloured to a strong yellow, giving overall colour cast.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)

date 1865 (lit)
Dublin Builder, 8, 1 June 1865, p.143

Iconography
Down Cathedral
Holy Trinity
Reference: 014620

W01
sanctuary; east
Two tiers, each of five lancets, mullioned and transomed, not measured, one 6-foil, 2 quatrefoils and nine other tracery-lights.

studio Ballantine & Gardiner; Edinburgh (lit)
date 1898 (lit)
Building News, 1898, vol.74, p.231

Iconography
Powerscourt
St Patrick
Reference: 111320

W01
chancel; apse; north-east
Two lancets 2310mm x 580mm and one quatrefoil.

Patronage: Viscount Powerscourt.

date 1859 (plaq)

studio O'Connor; London (doc)
original bill in church archives

Iconography
Arklow
St Saviour
Reference: 111000

W01
sanctuary; east
Centre lancet, 3960mm x 640mm, four other lancets 3560mm x 610mm, two 6-foils, three 5-foils and nineteen other tracery-lights.

cartoonist Daniels, George (1854-1940) (def)

studio Clayton & Bell; London (doc)
Blomfield's drawings in parish archives

date 1899 (doc)
parish archives

Iconography
Clontarf
St John the Baptist
Reference: 110170

W01
chancel; east
Six lancets, 3840mm x 480mm; 3940mm x 480mm; 3840mm x 480mm; 3840mm x 480mm; 3940mm x 480mm; 3840mm x 480mm; one quatrefoil and twelve trefoils.

studio O'Connor; London (sgn)
artist O'Connor, William Henry (attrib)
date 1866 (sgn)

Iconography
Dublin Christ Church Cathedral
Christ Church Cathedral
Christ Church
Reference: 110065

W02
chancel; north; 2nd from east
One lancet, 3000mm x 840mm.

date 1878 (circa)

studio Clayton & Bell; London (doc)
Cathedral archives

Iconography
Knockbreda
Newtownbreda
No dedication
Reference: 014030

W02
chancel; apse; east
Two lancets, 2370mm x 480mm and three tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of Robert Atkinson.

Much of the painted detail has been lost.

studio Gibbs & Howard; London (sgn)
date 1883 (insc)

studio Gibbs & Howard; London (lit)
Building News, 1884, vol.46, p.109

Iconography
Ballyhalbert
Ballyeasboro
St Andrew
Reference: 013480

W02
chancel; south
One lancet, not measured.

Patronage: In memory of Margaret Waycott.

It was not possible to arrange access to the interior of this building.

studio Clokey & Co.; Belfast (sgn)
date 1968 (insc)

Iconography
Malahide
St Andrew
Reference: 110730

W02
south transept; west
Three lancets, 2030mm x 430mm, two quatrefoils 760mm x 430mm and three other tracery-lights.

Photographed at an angle, due to obstruction.

studio Kempe & Co.; London (def)
date 1883 (mem)

Iconography
Clooney
All Saints
Reference: 012240

W02
chancel; apse; east
Two lancets, 3740mm x 660mm.

Patronage: In memory of Harvey (d.1870) given by Nesbitt (d.1875).

W02 is signed "H. Hughes". British Architect refers to 'window' (singular) but lists iconography of all three apse windows; it incorrectly states that these are 'by a Dublin firm'.

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

date 1877 (lit)
British Architect, 1877, vol.8, p.306

Iconography
Ballymartle
No dedication
Reference: 220090

W03
chancel; apse; south-east
Two lancets, 1750mm x 310mm and one circle, 310mm diameter.

Patronage: In memory of Richard Meade.

studio Lavers, Barraud & Westlake; London (def)
artist Westlake, Nathaniel Hubert John (1833-1921) (def)
date 1869 (circa)

Iconography
Kinsale
St Multose
Reference: 220500

W04
nave; south aisle; south; east-most
Two lancets, 810mm x 250mm.

Patronage: Plaque below (which may refer to the window): in memory of Ian Dorman Robertson and Colin Stephen Lewis.

Window is signed 'Gordon Webster, Glasgow'.

artist Webster, Gordon MacWhirter (1908-1987) (sgn)
date 1964 (sgn)

Iconography
Aughaval
Holy Trinity
Reference: 100070

W04
nave; south; east-most
Three lancets, 2390mm x 510mm, one 8-foil, two quatrefoils and two trefoils.

studio William Wailes; Newcastle-upon-Tyne (attrib)

date 1872 (lit)
Ballinrobe Chronicle and Mayo Advertiser, 05/10/1872, p1

Iconography
Drumglass
St Anne
Reference: 010500

W04
south transept; east; south-most
Three lancets, 4930mm x 480mm and three tracery-lights.

Patronage: Second World War memorial.

studio James Powell & Sons; London (sgn)

studio James Powell & Sons; London (doc)
date 1950 (doc)
Archives of James Powell & Sons, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Iconography
Belmont
St Peter
Reference: 012270

W05
nave; south; 2nd from east
One lancet, 3500mm x 920mm.

Patronage: Given by Messines Park British Legion.

studio Caldermac Studios; Belfast (attrib)
date 1976 (insc)

Iconography
Rasharkin
St Andrew
Reference: 014960

W06
nave; south; east-most
Two lancets, 2270mm x 580mm.

Patronage: In memory of John and Elizabeth Smyth.

studio Clokey & Co.; Belfast (sgn)
date 1955 (insc)

Iconography
Malahide
St Andrew
Reference: 110730

W06
narthex; west; south-most
One lancet, 1400mm x 430mm.

artist Rhind, Ethel (1879-1952) (sgn)

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (doc)
artist Rhind, Ethel (1879-1952) (doc)
An Tur Gloine, List of Principal Windows, 1903-1928, National Gallery of Ireland, Centre for Study of Irish Art

date 1927 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Rathmines
Dublin Rathmines
Holy Trinity
Reference: 110870

W08
north transept; north
Four lancets, approx 3430mm x 460mm and six tracery lights.

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (doc)
artist Healy, Michael (1873-1941) (doc)
An Tur Gloine, List of Principal Windows, 1903-1928, National Gallery of Ireland, Centre for Study of Irish Art

date 1909 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Ballyhalbert
Ballyeasboro
St Andrew
Reference: 013480

W09
south porch; east
One lancet, not measured.

Patronage: In memory of James and Lou Dunbar.

It was not possible to arrange access to the interior of this building.

date 2000 (circa)

No artist identified

Iconography
Culmore
Holy Trinity
Reference: 012260

W09
north transept; north
Two separate lancets, 3350mm x 510mm.

Patronage: Wylie.

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

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

artist O'Brien, Catherine (1881-1963) (doc)
date 1948 (doc)
National Gallery of Ireland, Illustrated Summary Catalogue of Drawings, etc., 1983, p.586, nos. 19080/81

Iconography
Dromore Cathedral
Christ the Redeemer
Reference: 014290

W10
nave; south; west-most
Three lancets, 2660mm x 430mm and two tracery-lights.

Patronage: First World War Memorial.

date 1920 (circa)

No artist identified

Iconography
Ballymoyer
St Luke
Reference: 010990

W10
nave; north; east-most
Two lancets, 1740mm x 430mm, one quatrefoil and two other tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of Walter Synnot and Elizabeth, his wife.

studio Hardman & Co.; Birmingham (def)
date 1851 (mem)
date 1877 (circa)

Iconography
Drumcliffe
St Columba
Reference: 230200

W16
chancel; east; reredos
Twenty-four opus sectile lancets, 690mm x 260mm.

Patronage: Griffin; Waring; Greene; Macnamara; Dwyer; O'Brien; Stackpole; Parkinson.

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (doc)
artist O'Brien, Catherine (1881-1963) (doc)
date 1938 (doc)
National Gallery of Ireland, Illustrated Summary Catalogue of Drawings, etc., 1983, p.592, nos.19122-19125

Iconography
Belfast St Donard
Bloomfield
St Donard
Reference: 013700

W17
nave; north aisle; north; 3rd from east
Two lancets, 1730mm x 450mm, one quatrefoil and two small tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of Herbert Cole and Revd William George McGowan.

artist Braniff, Daniel Ignatius (1911-1999) (def)
date 1973 (insc)

Iconography
Kildare Cathedral
St Brigid
Reference: 130200

W18
nave; north; east-most
Two separate lancets, 3040mm x 530mm and one quatrefoil.

Patronage: Archbishop Richard Trench.

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (def)
date 1915 (circa)

Iconography
Carrickfergus
St Nicholas
Reference: 015340

W21
north transept; east; south-most
One lancet, 3740mm x 720mm.

Patronage: Given by Jackson Crispin.

Head of St Andrew is not original.

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (sgn)
artist O'Brien, Catherine (1881-1963) (sgn)
date 1929 (sgn)

Iconography
Orangefield
St John the Evangelist
Reference: 014060

W27
nave; north aisle; north; east-most
Three rectangular lancets, 650mm x 390mm.

Patronage: In memory of William Pennycook Smith, David Mullin, Win Smith.

studio CWS Design; Lisburn (sgn)
date 1999 (sgn)

Iconography
Dublin Christ Church Cathedral
Christ Church Cathedral
Christ Church
Reference: 110065

W68
north transept; clerestory; north; south-most
One lancet, 2340mm x 910mm.

The two scenes are in the one lancet.

date 1878 (circa)

studio Clayton & Bell; London (doc)
Cathedral archives

Iconography