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Sundial About 30 Metres South of Church of St Mary, Frittenden

Description: Sundial About 30 Metres South of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169406

OS Grid Reference: TQ8132740910
OS Grid Coordinates: 581327, 140910
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1387, 0.5906

Location: The Street, Frittenden, Kent TN17 2DD

Locality: Frittenden
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 2DD

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Listing Text

TQ 8040-8140
(north west side)
Sundial about 30
metres south of Church
of St Mary
Sundial. Dated 1847, by Watkins and Hill, Charing Cross, London. Stone with
bronze dial and gnomen. Octagonal base, with square plan stem, with clustered
nook shafts, changing the plan to clover-leaf composed of 4 capital-shaped
heads supporting clover-leaf shaped dial with simple gnomen. Inscribed on dial
plate with fleur-de-lys and makers' names around the crown of the stem is
inscribed "Time passeth away like a shadow
Man is like a thing of nought"

Listing NGR: TQ8132740910

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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