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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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Grange
Sallinsgrange
St Aidan
Reference: 010840

W01
chancel; east
Mullioned and transomed; four lower lancets, 1630mm x 440mm; four upper lancets, 1250mm x 440; seven tracery lights.

Patronage: In memory of Sir Capel Molyneux.

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (doc)
artist Elvery, Beatrice (1883-1968) (doc)
An Tur Gloine, List of Principal Windows, 1903-1928, National Gallery of Ireland, Centre for Study of Irish Art

date 1910 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Acton
Poyntspass
No dedication
Reference: 010000

W01
chancel; east
Five lancets, 1750mm x 380mm and fifteen intersecting tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of Robert Quin Alexander.

Blind lancet each side pierced with trefoil.

studio Shrigley & Hunt; Lancaster (attrib)

date 1891 (lit)
Irish Builder, vol 33, 15 Feb 1891, p748

Iconography
Clooney
All Saints
Reference: 012240

W01
chancel; apse; north-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 (def)
artist Hughes, Henry (1822-1883) (def)

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

Iconography
Finaghy
St Polycarp
Reference: 015050

W02
chancel; south
Two lancets, 870mm x 470mm and four tracery-lights.

Patronage: In memory of Emily Francis Bollard.

date 1956 (mem)
date 1980 (circa)

No artist identified

Iconography
Drumragh
St Columba
Reference: 012460

W04
south transept; south; 3rd from east
Two lancets, 5940mm x 610mm and one circular tracery-light.

Patronage: In memory of Colonel Montague Brown, his wife, sons and brother.

studio Heaton, Butler & Bayne; London (def)
date 1919 (mem)

Iconography
Belfast St Mark
Ballysillan
St Mark
Reference: 015010

W05
south transept; west; south-most
One lancet, 1990mm x 380mm.

Patronage: Centenary of the church.

studio Wippell & Co.; Exeter (attrib)
artist Cole, Frederick (1908-1998) (attrib)
date 1956 (insc)

Iconography
Greenisland
Holy Name
Reference: 015550

W06
nave; north; west-most
Three lancets, 2810mm x 5190mm.

Patronage: In memory of Frank Porter.

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

Iconography
Belfast St Matthew
Shankill
St Matthew
Reference: 015180

W06
chancel; apse; north-east
One lancet 2780mm x 620mm.

Patronage: Second World War memorial.

studio Clokey & Co.; Belfast (sgn)
date 1961 (plaq)

studio Clokey & Co.; Belfast (doc)
British Society of Master Glass-Painters, Directory of Stained-Glass Windows

Iconography
Knock
Knockcolumbkille
St Columba
Reference: 014020

W06
nave; south aisle; south; 3rd from east
Three lancets, 1820mm x 530mm.

Patronage: In memory of Edna Thompson Boyd.

artist Watson, James (1926-1998) (sgn)
date 1980 (circa)

Iconography
Portsalon
All Saints
Reference: 013000

W08
nave; north; west-most
One lancet, 1900mm x 900mm.

date 1963 (circa)

studio Clokey & Co.; Belfast (lit)
G.A. McDonald, The Gospel in Glass, undated

Iconography
Limerick Cathedral
St Mary
Reference: 240015

W10
nave; west
Three separate lancets, approx 6600mm x 500mm; approx 8600mm x 700mm; approx 6600mm x 500mm.

Patronage: Barrington.

Builder states that this is the third window by Clayton & Bell in the cathedral in the past three years.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (lit)
date 1863 (lit)
Builder, 1863, vol.21, p.484

Iconography
Muckamore
St Jude
Reference: 015800

W11
tower; west
One lancet, 3680mm x 330mm.

Patronage: Given by Herbert and Joyce Graham.

studio Caldermac Studios; Belfast (sgn)
date 1984 (sgn)

Iconography
Orangefield
St John the Evangelist
Reference: 014060

W24
nave; clerestory; north; 3rd from east
Two lancets, 3230mm x 400mm and six tracery-lights.

Patronage: Jackson.

studio CWS Design; Lisburn (def)
date 2016 (circa)

Iconography
Cork St Fin Barre's Cathedral
St Fin Barre's Cathedral
St Fin Barre
Reference: 220191

W29
ambulatory; south; 5th from east
One lancet, 3230mm x 860mm.

Patronage: Day.

Designed in 1869; approved in 1876.

artist Burges, William (1827-1881) (attrib)

studio Saunders & Co.; London (doc)
cartoonist Lonsdale, Horatio Walter (1844-1919) (doc)
scale-drawing Lonsdale, Horatio Walter (1844-1919) (doc)
date 1876 (doc)
Cathedral archives

Iconography
Belfast Cathedral
St Anne
Reference: 015110

W32
nave; north chapel; east
One lancet, 1840mm x 760mm.

studio A.K. Nicholson; London (sgn)
date 1932 (circa)

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

W42
chancel; clerestory apse; east
Two lancets, not measured.

date 1878 (circa)

studio Clayton & Bell; London (doc)
Cathedral archives

Iconography