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Latitude: 53.3596 / 53°21'34"N
Longitude: -4.5434 / 4°32'36"W
OS Eastings: 230840
OS Northings: 387760
OS Grid: SH308877
Mapcode National: GBR HM4T.KLG
Mapcode Global: WH424.5TQB
Entry Name: Sundial, Carreglwyd
Listing Date: 16 February 2001
Last Amended: 16 February 2001
Source ID: 24791
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: Located in the lawned garden directly SW of the house at Carreglwyd.
County: Isle of Anglesey
Traditional County: Anglesey
C18 sundial. Probably installed as part of the improvements to the estate which were thought to be under the direction of Mary Trygarn, mother of Holland Griffiths, owner of the estate at that time.
Octagonal sandstone sundial, set on a square pillar with fluted sides. The face of the dial is slate and retains the weathered figuring, including the name of the maker: Whitstable & Sons. The gnomon is of brass.
Included as a fine C18 sundial, a distinctive feature in the garden of Carreglwyd.
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