The Stanley Pew is decorated with seven coats of arms. Attached above the front of the Pew in the centre is the shield of the 1st Lord Stanley of Alderley.

Underneath  are six panels on which are painted arms representing the respective wives of:

Sir Thomas Stanley (d.1605)
Sir Thomas Stanley (son of above) 1st Baronet
Sir Peter Stanley – 2nd Baronet
Sir Thomas Stanley – 3rd Baronet
Sir Edward Stanley – 5th Baronet
Sir John Thomas – 6th Baronet


Stanley_Pew1st Lord Stanley of Alderley

100_0584Elizabeth Warburton

100_0582Elizabeth Pytts

100_0581Elizabeth Leigh

100_0580Christiana Lennard

100_0579Mary Ward

100_0578Margaret Owen