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HER Number:MDV11053
Name:St Giles Parish Church, Stained Glass Window


The stained glass in the window of the vestry of St Giles parish church portraying the wounds of Christ probably dates for the 15th century


Grid Reference:SY 125 873
Map Sheet:SY18NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSidmouth
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSIDMOUTH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY18NW/50/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (XV - 1401 AD to 1500 AD (Between))

Full description

Clements, H. G. J., 1903, A local antiquary, 348 (Article in Serial). SDV337194.

Brooking-Rowe, J., 1904-1905, The five wounds in stained glass in Sidmouth church, 17 (Article in Serial). SDV337193.

St Giles' parish church: the stained glass in the window of the vestry in the church of St Giles used to be in the chancel window of the old church. It represents the five wounds of Christ and is thought to be unique. Other details: Plate.

Gibbens, G. H., 1950, A Short History of Sidmouth, 223-4 (Article in Serial). SDV337191.

Famous window of the five wounds of Christ is probably of about 1450.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV337191Article in Serial: Gibbens, G. H.. 1950. A Short History of Sidmouth. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 82. A5 Hardback. 223-4.
SDV337193Article in Serial: Brooking-Rowe, J.. 1904-1905. The five wounds in stained glass in Sidmouth church. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries. 3. Unknown. 17.
SDV337194Article in Serial: Clements, H. G. J.. 1903. A local antiquary. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 35. A5 Hardback. 348.

Associated Monuments

MDV11052Part of: St Giles Parish Church (Building)

Associated Finds

  • FDV3541 - STAINED GLASS (WINDOW) (XV to Unknown - 1401 AD)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 22 2014 10:14AM