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Sundial and Base, West of Church of St. Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittington, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1806 / 54°10'50"N

Longitude: -2.6154 / 2°36'55"W

OS Eastings: 359930

OS Northings: 476270

OS Grid: SD599762

Mapcode National: GBR BN53.K3

Mapcode Global: WH94V.S5RW

Entry Name: Sundial and Base, West of Church of St. Michael

Listing Date: 4 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317331

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182520

Location: Whittington, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA6

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Whittington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Whittington St Michael the Archangel

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 57 NE
Sundial and base, west of Church
1/220 of St.Michael


Sundial and base, 1641, although base could be later. Brass and sandstone.
Shaft square on plan, with chamfered sides, on a base of 3 steps. Plate,
with gnomon, has inscription which is difficult to read, bu said by VCH to
be: 'Ex dn. Ric. Jackson Rector de Whittington An. Dn. 1641.'

Listing NGR: SD5993076270

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