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Kirkpatrick Chapel, Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ

The Kirkpatrick Chapel was erected in 1872, of New Jersey brownstone. It was designed by architect Henry Janeway Hardenbergh. Twelve graduating classes beginning iwith 1890 donated monumental windows for the aisles. Three signed Tiffany Studio windows contribute to the beauty of the space.

The Scope of the Work Included:

  • Complete disassembly and releading of 4 monumental windows
  • Replication of 27 painted diamond-paned windows
  • Restoration of 10 clerestory windows
  • Fabrication and installation of stainless steel framed and vented tempered glass protective glazing system

Another exterior view of the Kirkpatrick Chapel, note the clerestory windows above the lower roofline.

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exterior

Releading the Class of 1892 window.

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releading

A little further along on the window.

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releading

Releading the Class of 1890 window.

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releading

We weave the lead cames to provide extra stability to the panels.

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lead weaving

Releaded clerestory ventilation panel ready to be re-installed.

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clerestory installation

Diamond quarry panels, made new of painted mouth-blown "antique" glass.

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diamonds

Diamond panels from the exterior.

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diamonds exterior

Class of 1890 window, fully restored.

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1890 monumental window

Class of 1892 window, fully restored.

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1892 monumental window

Class of 1893 window, fully restored.

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1893 monumental window

Installation of protective glazing system, constructed of stainless steel and tempered glass.

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installation of protective glazing system

Finished protective glazing system.

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finished protection

Interior view of Kirkpatrick Chapel.

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interior

Interior view of Kirkpatrick Chapel, note the clerestory ventilation windows.

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interior
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