Sundial in St Tyrnog's Churchyard
A Grade II Listed Building in Llandyrnog, Denbighshire
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Latitude: 53.1754 / 53°10'31"N
Longitude: -3.3364 / 3°20'10"W
OS Eastings: 310776
OS Northings: 365087
OS Grid: SJ107650
Mapcode National: GBR 6R.3S2B
Mapcode Global: WH772.QGG1
Entry Name: Sundial in St Tyrnog's Churchyard
Listing Date: 22 October 2002
Last Amended: 22 October 2002
Source ID: 27015
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Close to the south-west corner of St Tyrnog's Church.
Locality: Llandyrnog Village
Built-Up Area: Llandyrnog
Traditional County: Denbighshire
The sundial plate carries the inscription Latitude 53, the date 1749, and the maker's name Ratcliff, Holywell.
A sandstone shaft about 1½ m high, with chamfered arrisses and a slight swelling at the top. It carries a bronze sundial plate the gnomon of which is broken.
Reasons for Listing
Listed for group value with St Tyrnog's church
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In the churchyard of St Tyrnog, to the west side of the church.
Church of St Tyrnog
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Lychgate of St Tyrnog
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¾ km north of Llandyrnog village, west of the crossroads, at south side of road. Low wall and railings at front; former manse and school/vestry at west.
Ty Capel y Dyffryn
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Located at the northern boundary of the community, set back from the road within its own grounds; accessed via a drive leading from a lodge on the road.