United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

ST ALBANS CHURCH WW1 WINDOW

Our Ref: 46190

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Address

ST ALBANS CHURCH
COLDHARBOUR RD
BRISTOL
AVON
England
 
Type:Window
Denomination:Church of England
OS Map Ref:ST 577 754

Inscription

IN MEMORY OF THE MEN AND WOMEN OF THIS CHURCH AND PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
WindowSTAINED GLASSC 3000 MMC 2000 MM Good

Physical Description

LARGE STAINED GLASS OF FIVE MAIN LIGHTS WITH ADDITIONAL TRACERY LIGHTS ABOVE.

THE FIVE LIGHTS HAVE TWO TIERS OF IMAGERY REPRESENTING HEAVEN AND EARTH. IN THE LOWER TIER ARE SAILORS, SOLDIERS, AIRMEN AND NURSES AS WELL AS A ROYAL FLYING CORPS AVIATOR. THE UPPER TIER DEPICTS CHRIST, HIS RIGHT HAND RAISED IN BLESSING AND HIS LEFT HAND HOLDING THE KEY OF THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN. HE IS SURROUNDED BY ANGELS, INCLUDING ST MICHAEL.

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died0
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial?None
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

Maintenance History:

Ceremonies

Date:1920
RolePerformed By
Dedication UNKNOWN

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type:None
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:Not known
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

NameOccupation
ARNOLD W ROBINSONArtist

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments:BOOKLET FROM CHURCH ENCLOSED IN FILE.
Photographs:1
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:F
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No
Publications:1