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Sundial and Steps Approximately 20 Metres South of Nave of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in West Felton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8203 / 52°49'13"N

Longitude: -2.979 / 2°58'44"W

OS Eastings: 334119

OS Northings: 325199

OS Grid: SJ341251

Mapcode National: GBR 76.V8WC

Mapcode Global: WH8B4.6CNR

Entry Name: Sundial and Steps Approximately 20 Metres South of Nave of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 2 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255804

Location: West Felton, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: West Felton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: West Felton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 32 NW
7/91 Sundial and steps approx.
20m south of nave of Church
of St. Michael
Sundial. 1700 with pedestal of 1748. Sandstone. Short column with entasis;
moulded cap. Brass plate and gnomon missing at time of resurvey (May 1986).
Base of 2 circular steps, possibly originally the base of a medieval churchyard
cross. Initials "JBR" and "JBS" said to be on pedestal, for John Bassnet
of Rednal and John Bassnet of Sandford, Churchwardens, illegible at time of
resurvey. D.H.S. Cranage, The Churches of Shropshire, Part 9 (1908) p. 787.

Listing NGR: SJ3411925199

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