Sundial in churchyard at Parish Church of St Chad
A Grade II Listed Building in Holt, Wrexham
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Latitude: 53.0807 / 53°4'50"N
Longitude: -2.8792 / 2°52'45"W
OS Eastings: 341204
OS Northings: 354086
OS Grid: SJ412540
Mapcode National: GBR 7B.9WN8
Mapcode Global: WH88T.RT5L
Entry Name: Sundial in churchyard at Parish Church of St Chad
Listing Date: 17 July 1996
Last Amended: 17 July 1996
Source ID: 16960
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: Situated on the S side of the churchyard at the Parish Church of St. Chad.
Built-Up Area: Holt
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Probably erected in 1736 although the column is sometimes claimed to be a re-used Roman column on the basis of its entasis.
Sandstone shaft, clearly shaped as a column mounted on 2 concentric stone steps. The initials and date `RCW 1736 TP?W' are carved onto the shaft. The upper face no longer retains its dial and gnomon.
Reasons for Listing
Listed for group value with the Parish Church of St. Chad.
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