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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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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

Plus Code: 9C5VHQVJ+7H

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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(north side)
6/18 Sundial adjacent to
the south-west porch
of Church of Saint


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

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