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Sundial Shaft Approximately 18 Metres South of Parish Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Heysham, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0472 / 54°2'49"N

Longitude: -2.9017 / 2°54'6"W

OS Eastings: 341055

OS Northings: 461626

OS Grid: SD410616

Mapcode National: GBR 8P5M.LY

Mapcode Global: WH845.DJGP

Entry Name: Sundial Shaft Approximately 18 Metres South of Parish Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 6 April 1979

Last Amended: 20 January 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207217

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391840

Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA3

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Heysham Central

Built-Up Area: Heysham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Heysham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


MORECAMBE AND HEYSHAM

SD4161 MAIN STREET, Heysham
939-1/7/24 (West side (off))
06/04/79 Sundial shaft approx 18m S of Parish
Church of St Peter
(Formerly Listed as:
MAIN STREET
Sundial to S of Parish Church of St
Peter)

GV II

Sundial shaft. Dated 1696. Carved from a single piece of
sandstone and set into a base of 2 steps. Of square plan, with
lower part of shaft stop-chamfered to form an octagon. Upper
part of shaft has corners cut away to form a square on plan at
45 degrees to the main square. Above that the square cap is
inscribed '1696' on the south side. The sundial plate is
missing.


Listing NGR: SD4105561626

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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