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Stoneshaft Circa 3 Metres South of Porch Church of St Mary the Virgin

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Preston, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0184 / 54°1'6"N

Longitude: -2.2502 / 2°15'0"W

OS Eastings: 383706

OS Northings: 458070

OS Grid: SD837580

Mapcode National: GBR DPQZ.N8

Mapcode Global: WHB6Y.D8Q8

Entry Name: Stoneshaft Circa 3 Metres South of Porch Church of St Mary the Virgin

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301393

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323861

Location: Long Preston, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Long Preston

Built-Up Area: Long Preston

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Long Preston St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 8258-8358
south side)
13/5 Stoneshaft c3 metres south
of porch, Church of St Mary
the Virgin


Shaft of cross or sundial base, now with gnomon. Dated 1667. Millstone grit, c1.3
metres high. Octagonal shaft on rectangular base with chamfered corners, inscribed
on all 4 sides:

1667 RW

Original sundial and gnomon reputedly dated 1659, replaced 1980.

Listing NGR: SD8370658070

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

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