Battle of the Standard Window

Submit a new image

Reference WMO262645

Address:

All Saints Church

Market Place

Helmsley, Yorkshire

England

Open large map
Edit memorial name, location & address
Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Stained glass window
Materials:
  • Glass Stained Glass
Conflicts:
  • Anglo-Scottish Wars
About the memorial: The Battle of the Standard was fought in 1138. IWM Register - A three light stained glass window with the figures depicted in each light and inscriptions running across the bottom part of the lights. Three quatrefoil tracery lights at the top. In the left light are depicted Robert the Bruce, his son Adam and William de Cant. In the centre light is William de Albemarle, William Espec (sic), Ralph BN (sic) of Orkney who stands on the carriage on which the Standard was raised and from which the battle got its name. In the right light are Roger de Mowbray, William de Perry and Bred. de Baliol. Behind them are the English troops. The coat of arms of the Earl of Albemarle are depicted at the base of the left light, the coat of arms of Walter Espec are depicted in the base of the centre light and the coat of arms of Roger de Mowbray are depicted at the base of the right light. (c IWM Register 30050)
Edit memorial details
Report this condition update

View more details

Grants to support the repair and conservation of war memorials are available from the charity War Memorials Trust if it has raised funds. Support is focused on war memorials in Very bad or Poor condition or where there is a serious Concern.

Before applying for a grant you should read the advice available on War Memorials Trust`s website. The What we can and cannot fund helpsheet explains what types of work the charity can fund.

If you believe your project is eligible for a grant you should complete the Pre-application enquiry form. You will need to be registered and logged in to complete this.

The Pre-application enquiry form is a series of questions to see if your project is eligible. If it is, you will need to provide further details and submit current colour photographs of the war memorial in either a png, gif, jpg or jpeg format.

You can save your Pre-application enquiry form as you go along. Once submitted War Memorials Trust will respond.

Please be aware that a summary of your enquiry, without your contact details, will appear on this page once submitted. This ensures others are aware that an enquiry has been made and can read the response to avoid duplicate enquiries. Information provided by you to us will be used for the purpose of managing the grant enquiry, for further details please read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy .

As a charity, War Memorials Trust relies on voluntary donations and every contribution, no matter how large or small, makes a really big difference to our work. Your donation will help protect and conserve war memorials for future generations so please support War Memorials Trust’s work.

Left light, Top: BE BRAVE YE WARRIORS OF/ ENGLAND, THINK OF YOUR COUNTRY Right light, Top: RISE UP, FILLED WITH/ THE PRESENCE OF GOD Across the bottom of the lights: ROBT. DE BRUCE, HIS SON ADAM,, WM DE CANT WM DE ALBEMARLE, WM ESPEC. RALPH BN OF ORKNEY ROGR DE MOWBRAY, WM DE PERRY, BERD DE BALIOL/ "I SWEAR THAT ON THIS DAY I WILL CONQUER THE SCOTS OR DIE (ESPEC) SO SWEAR WE ALL" (BARONS)/ THE BATTLE OF THE STANDARD FOUGHT MONDAY 22ND AUGUST 1138 AGAINST DAVID, KING OF SCOTS

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required