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Description: Sundial and Base, West of Church of St. Michael
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182520
OS Grid Reference: SD5993076270
OS Grid Coordinates: 359930, 476270
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1806, -2.6154
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WHITTINGTON CHURCH STREET (south side)
SD 57 NE
Sundial and base, west of Church
1/220 of St.Michael
Sundial and base, 1641, although base could be later. Brass and sandstone.
Shaft square on plan, with chamfered sides, on a base of 3 steps. Plate,
with gnomon, has inscription which is difficult to read, bu said by VCH to
be: 'Ex dn. Ric. Jackson Rector de Whittington An. Dn. 1641.'
Listing NGR: SD5993076270
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Source: English Heritage
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