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Latitude: 54.8433 / 54°50'35"N
Longitude: -3.3117 / 3°18'41"W
OS Eastings: 315866
OS Northings: 550618
OS Grid: NY158506
Mapcode National: GBR 5D9F.TL
Mapcode Global: WH6YZ.3J9F
Entry Name: Sundial to East of Abbey Cowper
Listing Date: 19 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1327155
English Heritage Legacy ID: 71960
Location: Holme Abbey, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7
Civil Parish: Holme Abbey
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Holme Cultram St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 15 SE HOLME ABBEY Abbeytown
6/9 Sundial to east of
Garden sundial. Dated 1765; moved to its present position from Kingside Hill in
C20. Carved red sandstone. Squared plinth and column with ball dial, carved
with Roman numerals and inscribed AS FLIES THE SHADE MANS LIFE DOTH FADE; WATCH
AND PRAY TIME HASTE AWAY, and other Latin inscriptions.
Listing NGR: NY1586650618
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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