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Sundial Approximately 15 Metres East of the Ditches Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Wem Rural, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8593 / 52°51'33"N

Longitude: -2.7494 / 2°44'57"W

OS Eastings: 349638

OS Northings: 329351

OS Grid: SJ496293

Mapcode National: GBR 7H.RYFQ

Mapcode Global: WH8B1.QDYB

Entry Name: Sundial Approximately 15 Metres East of the Ditches Hall

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236569

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427507

Location: Wem Rural, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Wem Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Wem St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

WEM RURAL C.P. B 5063 (south side)
SJ 42 NE
10/127 Sundial approx.
- 15m east of The
Ditches Hall
GV II
Sundial. Probably mid-C18. Sandstone. Vase-shaped baluster with
moulded plinth and ornamental capping; leaf decoration to bottom and
festooned garland above. Later circular top has lead and brass plate
inscribed "1LET NOT6/THE SUN GO/DOWN UPON THY/1WRATH4", although the
lettering looks later than the date indicated. Included for group
value.


Listing NGR: SJ4963829351

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

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