The St Cuthbert Window

8a St Cuthbert's psalter is returned by a sea creature

This panel is one of eleven designed and made by J.W. Knowles under the direction of Rev. J.T. Fowler in 1886-8. It shows a sea creature returning Cuthbert’s psalter upon his arrival in England. He had dropped the psalter into the sea when fleeing Ireland with his mother, a scene shown in panel 7e.