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Sundial in Churchyard to North East of Priory Church Chancel

A Grade II Listed Building in St Bees, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4944 / 54°29'39"N

Longitude: -3.5933 / 3°35'35"W

OS Eastings: 296899

OS Northings: 512173

OS Grid: NX968121

Mapcode National: GBR 3JBG.VN

Mapcode Global: WH5ZF.S92C

Entry Name: Sundial in Churchyard to North East of Priory Church Chancel

Listing Date: 9 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312351

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76168

Location: St. Bees, Copeland, Cumbria, CA27

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: St. Bees

Built-Up Area: St Bees

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: St Bees

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NX 91 SE (INSET) ST BEES B5345 (West side)
St Bees

8/70 Sundial in churchyard
to north-east of
Priory Church chancel


Sundial, initialled and dated I.W., I.R., W.B., 1649 on top. 3 steps of
sandstone slabs support monolithic octagonal stone shaft, c4 ft high, with
central banding. Square top has circular brass plate with gnomon inset
(probably not contemporary).

Listing NGR: NX9689912173

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

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