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Latitude: 54.9142 / 54°54'51"N
Longitude: -4.9574 / 4°57'26"W
OS Eastings: 210538
OS Northings: 561725
OS Grid: NX105617
Mapcode National: GBR GH4Q.G08
Mapcode Global: WH2S7.TRJ2
Plus Code: 9C6QW27V+M3
Entry Name: Lochinch Heritage Estate, Sundial to Sw of Lochinch Castle
Listing Date: 28 January 2000
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 394026
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46690
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West
Traditional County: Wigtownshire
1896. Sundial to SW of Lochinch Castle. Polygonal tapering stone steps. Elaborate baluster shaft with urn shaping at centre; table dial, metal gnomon, '1902 LHS'; inscribed at base of gnomon 'Louisa Hamilton Stair 1896'.
Sundial is notable for its foliate carved shaft. See separate list descriptions for the 2 other sundials which stand in the gardens of Lochinch Castle. Other listings on the Lochinch Heritage Estate include Balker Farmhouse, Balker Lodge, Black Loch Boathouse, Black Stables Cottage, Canal Cottage, Castle Kennedy, Castle Kennedy Bridge, Castle Kennedy gatepiers, gates and boundary walls, Castle Kennedy Lodge, Castle Kennedy Walled Garden, East Lodge, Garden Cottage, Ice House, Kennels, Kennel's House, Kitchen Garden, Lochinch Castle, Lochinch Stable Court, Main Lodge, Main Lodge gatepiers, gates and boundary walls, Old Parish Church, Old Parish Church graveyard, 2 additional Sundials and White Loch Boathouse.
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