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Churchyard Sundial Approximately 25 Metres South East of Church of St Nicholas, Haxey

Description: Churchyard Sundial Approximately 25 Metres South East of Church of St Nicholas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 165166

OS Grid Reference: SK7650699824
OS Grid Coordinates: 476506, 399824
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4896, -0.8484

Locality: Haxey
County: North Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN9 2JA

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Listing Text

(south side)

22/105 Churchyard sundial
approximately 25 metres
south-east of Church of
St Nicholas


Sundial. C18, with C20 lower steps. Limestone ashlar, with concrete lower
steps; brass dial and gnomon. Square-plan C20 lower steps around original
octagonal base of 3 steps with moulded nosing, carrying bulbous shaft with
moulded octagonal base, and moulded top with inscribed sundial and gnomon.
Sundial bears worn inscription:

Watch for you
know not the Hour
(illegible date)
Bird London

Drawing by C Nattes, 1794, Banks Collection, Lincoln City Library.

Listing NGR: SK7650699824

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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