Stained Glass Windows - St Margaret - Carsington, Derbyshire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 53° 04.651 W 001° 37.471
30U E 592141 N 5881778
Quick Description: Stained glass windows in St Margaret's church, Carsington.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 12/15/2019 12:27:42 AM
Waymark Code: WM11T7F
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
Stained glass windows in St Margaret's church, Carsington.

"The East Window was given in 1913 by Harry Anthony Chandos Gell and his wife Ada in memory of his parents Henry and Teresa Chandos Pole Gell. “I am the Light of the World” in the middle, St John the Evangelist on the left, and Margaret of Antioch “accompanied by the murderous dragon from which she burst out alive”.

The other windows were presented by Edith Lyttleton Gell in 1929, in memory of her husband Philip. They were crafted by Wippell of Exeter. Philip Gell is presented as Philip the apostle, carrying loaves and fish. John the Divine on the left. The Good Centurion in the middle – the Gells believed they were descended from Romans. In the south window are St Giles, St Helena and St Margaret."

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Type of building where window is located: Church

St Margaret
Carsington, Derbyshire England

Days of Operation: Daytime

Hours of Operation: From: 12:00 AM To: 12:00 AM

Admission Charge: Not Listed

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