Stained Glass of Buckinghamshire Churches


St Peter & Paul, Great Missenden

Denomination:
C of E - Wendover Deanery
Local Authority District:
Chiltern
Address of Church:
Church Lane, Great Missenden
Nearest Post Code:
HP16 0BA
O/S Map Reference/NGR:
SP 90014 01036
Latitude & Longitude:
51.70086, -0.69888  Map
Church Web Site:
CofE ACNY Web Site:

Notes on Church:
The church stands above Great Missenden, with the bypass slicing through the hillside just below it. It has evolved with a mixture of work in the Decorated and Perpendicular styles, later being restored by John Oldrid Scott around 1900.

Introduction to Stained Glass:We show 7 windows, including 2 good ones in the Chancel by William Wailes. 2 others are from the 20th century, and an unusual interior screen of 2006 by Nicholas Mynheer.


CHURCH PLAN

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WINDOWS

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Thumbnail Code   Location Type Subject(s) Date Craftsmen
Details 01 East 5 lights Angels & Scriptural texts 1850 W Wailes
Details 02 Chancel S (E) 4 lights Geometric patterns, Scriptural Text, Nativity, Ascension, Geometric patterns †1865 W Wailes
Details 05 Chancel S (W) 2 lights Old glass fragments 16C
Details 10 S aisle S (E) 3 lights Christ in the house of Mary & Martha, Suffer the little children, Christ and the woman at the well of Samaria 1864 Henry Casolani
James Powell & Sons
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Details 12 S aisle S (W) 3 lights Memorial to Doctor Thompson and two sons with St Luke, Virgin and Child and St Christopher and many symbols of family history 1948 dedication amended 1962 G E R Smith
A K Nicholson Studios
Details 17 N Aisle N (E) 3 lights Quarries c1900
Details 18 N Transept N 3 lights Light of the world, 'Suffer little children to come unto me', The Good Shepherd 1914 Jones & Willis
Details 24 South Transept Glass Screen at Entrance to Transept St Peter and St Paul, either side of a central panel expressing the Glory of God through light and colour emanating from a Cross. 2006 Jonathan Tompson
Nicholas Mynheer
Daedalian Glass
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