St Mary the Virgin's Church, Forthampton (Stained Glass)

Recent Photograph of St Mary the Virgin's Church (Stained Glass) (Forthampton)

This spectacular glass - in pre-Raphaelite style - is by Henry Holiday, 1865, and is just beside the pulpit.

The Inscriptions on the Memorials to its right read:

Sacred to the Memory of
William DILLON Esquire
Late of The Mythe in the Parish of Tewkesbury
who died XIV September MDCCCXXX [1830]
Aged LXXVIII [78] Years.
Also of Elizabeth his wife
who died VII February MDCCCXLVII [1847]
Aged XCIII [93] Years

~~~

In / Loving Memory of 
Sophie Mathilde YORKE,And of
2d daughter ofJohn Reginald YORKE,
Baron Vincent de TUYLLL,son of Jopseh YORKE
and 2d wife ofof
John Reginald YORKEForthampton Court.
of Forthampton Court.Born 25 January 1838,
Born 14 December 1850,Died 27 March 1912.
Died 4 August 1905 

(Information provided by Rosemary Lockie)


Image contributed by Rosemary Lockie on 5th July 2008.
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