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Sundial Base in the Grounds of St Michael's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Loppington, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8582 / 52°51'29"N

Longitude: -2.7862 / 2°47'10"W

OS Eastings: 347159

OS Northings: 329259

OS Grid: SJ471292

Mapcode National: GBR 7G.RV15

Mapcode Global: WH8B1.5FH5

Entry Name: Sundial Base in the Grounds of St Michael's Church

Listing Date: 9 January 2004

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1390988

English Heritage Legacy ID: 490750

Location: Loppington, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Loppington

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Loppington St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

LOPPINGTON

1581/0/10005 Sundial base in the grounds of St Mich
09-JAN-04 ael's Church

GV II
Sundial and base. 1695. Churchwardens, Arthur Hatchet and Roger Kynaston. Dressed sandstone with bronze plate. Circular baluster with capital and base and swelling to lower body. Circular in section. 1.34m. high, supported on a circular step c.1.25m. in diameter and capped by a bevelled, square abacus bearing the plate which is modern. The original plate is, at the time of listing, kept in the church and has a decorated gnomon and dial with two 12 hour number series in Roman numerals and is inscribed "Arthur Hatchet and Roger Kynaston, Church Wardens 1695".
The building has group value with the Church of St Michael, Loppington [q.v.]

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