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Sundial Approximately 35 Metres to West of Darley Cliffe Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Worsbrough, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5359 / 53°32'9"N

Longitude: -1.4656 / 1°27'56"W

OS Eastings: 435513

OS Northings: 404497

OS Grid: SE355044

Mapcode National: GBR LW6K.H6

Mapcode Global: WHDCX.GD94

Entry Name: Sundial Approximately 35 Metres to West of Darley Cliffe Hall

Listing Date: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192235

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333963

Location: Barnsley, S70

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Worsbrough

Built-Up Area: Worsbrough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Worsbrough St Thomas and St James

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SE30SE (north side, off)
Worsbrough Dale

2/88 Sundial approximately
35 metres to west of
Darley Cliffe Hall
Sundial. Mid C18. Sandstone. Octagonal foot to turned, vase-shaped pedestal
with bead moulding round the neck. Cyma-moulding beneath brass dial with decorative
profile-cut gnomon. Dial, now kept elsewhere, is -inscribed 'I. Metcalfe / 1756 /
Henry Wood'. Metcalfe's name is inscribed on several stone sundials still to be
seen around the Marquis of Rockingham's estate at Wentworth Woodhouse. Darley
Cliffe Hall (q.v.) was formerly occupied by the agent to that estate.

Listing NGR: SE3551304497

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