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Latitude: 53.0738 / 53°4'25"N
Longitude: -2.5505 / 2°33'1"W
OS Eastings: 363213
OS Northings: 353090
OS Grid: SJ632530
Mapcode National: GBR 7R.BBZM
Mapcode Global: WH9B3.SZNY
Entry Name: Sundial in St Mary's Churchyard North East of the Church
Listing Date: 4 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1136328
English Heritage Legacy ID: 56930
Location: Acton, Cheshire East, CW5
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Acton
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Acton St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Chester
ACTON C.P. MONKS LANE
SJ 65 SW
4/18 Sundial in St.Mary's
Churchyard north-east of
- the Church.
Sundial, late Cl7, but involving the use of a medieval cross shaft.
Red sandstone with wrought iron pointers. An old three-step base
supports a deep ogee moulded block and an octagonal cross shaft with
moulded cap. A cube of stone, with wrought iron pointers on the four
vertical faces, sits on top of the cross shaft. A ball finial, on a
slender round support, completes the arrangement.
Listing NGR: SJ6321353090
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