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Sundial Adjacent to the South West Porch of Church of Saint Luke

A Grade II Listed Building in Heywood, Rochdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5931 / 53°35'35"N

Longitude: -2.2186 / 2°13'6"W

OS Eastings: 385630

OS Northings: 410750

OS Grid: SD856107

Mapcode National: GBR DVYW.HP

Mapcode Global: WHB8W.WYQ9

Entry Name: Sundial Adjacent to the South West Porch of Church of Saint Luke

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1253222

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436378

Location: Rochdale, OL10

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: North Heywood

Built-Up Area: Heywood

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Heywood St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 81 SE HEYWOOD CHURCH STREET
(north side)

6/18 Sundial adjacent to
the south-west porch
of Church of Saint
Luke

G.V. II

Sundial. "1686 RH 1807" (Robert Heywood) on head "restored
1906" on base. Stone with copper face. Chamfered square
shaft stands on an inverted 8-sided cushion-type base with
1906 inscription. Above is a slightly projecting panelled
stage with inscription in each face. The face (without
gnomon) stands on a cyma-moulded cornice which would appear
to be of 1906 rather than earlier.


Listing NGR: SD8563010750

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

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