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Sundial to South of Millrigg

A Grade II Listed Building in Culgaith, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6479 / 54°38'52"N

Longitude: -2.6089 / 2°36'32"W

OS Eastings: 360805

OS Northings: 528257

OS Grid: NY608282

Mapcode National: GBR BG6P.ZN

Mapcode Global: WH92J.WFVP

Entry Name: Sundial to South of Millrigg

Listing Date: 14 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326977

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73146

Location: Culgaith, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Culgaith

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Culgaith All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 62 NW CULGAITH B6412 (south of Culgaith,
west side)

18/87 Sundial to south of Millrigg

G.V. II

Sundial, dated 1846, by Richard Melville of Glasgow. Pillar support has acanthus-
leaf decoration to base and capital; square, moulded abacus has inset slate on top
with one main dial and 4 subsidiary dials, one in each corner. These smaller dials
are labelled morning, afternoon, evening, and night (the latter two have lost their
gnomons); the main dial bears the maker's name and a badly weathered inscription.
This sundial replaced the one given to Acorn Bank, Temple Sowerby, which formerly
stood at Millrigg.


Listing NGR: NY6080528257

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