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Sundial 7 Metres South of Bispham Parish Church (All Hallows)

A Grade II Listed Building in Ingthorpe, Blackpool

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Latitude: 53.8568 / 53°51'24"N

Longitude: -3.0368 / 3°2'12"W

OS Eastings: 331898

OS Northings: 440566

OS Grid: SD318405

Mapcode National: GBR ZNB.BP

Mapcode Global: WH852.BB43

Plus Code: 9C5RVX47+P7

Entry Name: Sundial 7 Metres South of Bispham Parish Church (All Hallows)

Listing Date: 20 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072005

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183658

Location: Blackpool, FY2

County: Blackpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Ingthorpe

Built-Up Area: Blackpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Bispham All Hallows

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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1/2 Sundial 7 metres South of
Bispham Parish Church (All Hallows)


Sundial on stone shaft said to be base of former cross. Shaft of square
section approximately 1 metre high, mounted in octagonal stone block on
circular stone disc; incised letters "IH" on north side, "RB" on west side
("IH" = "John Hull", donor of sundial, "RB" possibly "Robert Broadbelt",
parish clerk 1678-1715). Sundial plate originally dated 1704 with names
John Hull and Joh Hebblethwaite, and motto "Die dies Truditur", now only
partially legible. (VCH Lancs vol. 7 p. 244).

Listing NGR: SD3189840566

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