Tagged with Yarnton

Animals in Glass

This is some more from Highways and Byways of Oxford and the Cotswolds, From Yarnton church: Alderman Fletcher “was a notable collector of antiquities and particularly of old stained glass, some of which may be seen in the great window of the picture gallery at the Bodleian. almost all the coloured quarries in the windows … Continue reading

Cotswold Crosses

Another piece from Highways and Byways of Oxford and the Cotswolds by H A Evans: “In the churchyard [of Yarnton] you will find a cross of a design more than ordinarily elaborate; on the base are sculptured 4 knights kneeling on one knee, and canopied figures of ecclesiastics on the shaft; another cross, almost identical … Continue reading