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Sundial in the Churchyard Approximately 40 Metres East of Church of St Leonard, Upton St Leonards

Description: Sundial in the Churchyard Approximately 40 Metres East of Church of St Leonard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 131840

OS Grid Reference: SO8626214957
OS Grid Coordinates: 386262, 214957
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8331, -2.2008

Location: Churchfield Road, Upton St Leonards, Gloucestershire GL4 8BA

Locality: Upton St Leonards
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL4 8BA

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/178 Sundial in the churchyard
approximately 40m east of
church of St. Leonard


Sundial. C18 on Cl9 base. Limestone; iron finial and gnomons.
Square sundial stone with small gable above each face.
Conventional sundial to south side (gnomon missing); morning and
afternoon sundials to right and left sides; hollow moulding below.
Face of top step to base inscribed in Gothic script on each side.
East: 'Man goeth forth to his work'; south: 'children of Light';
west: 'The night cometh'; and north 'A rest for the people of
God'. Quadrupod finial.

Listing NGR: SO8626214957

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Source: English Heritage

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