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Sundial 7 Metres South of Bispham Parish Church (All Hallows), Blackpool

Description: Sundial 7 Metres South of Bispham Parish Church (All Hallows)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 183658

OS Grid Reference: SD3189840566
OS Grid Coordinates: 331898, 440566
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8568, -3.0368

Location: All Hallows Road, Blackpool FY2 0AH

Locality: Blackpool
County: Blackpool
Country: England
Postcode: FY2 0AH

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Listing Text


1/2 Sundial 7 metres South of
Bispham Parish Church (All Hallows)


Sundial on stone shaft said to be base of former cross. Shaft of square
section approximately 1 metre high, mounted in octagonal stone block on
circular stone disc; incised letters "IH" on north side, "RB" on west side
("IH" = "John Hull", donor of sundial, "RB" possibly "Robert Broadbelt",
parish clerk 1678-1715). Sundial plate originally dated 1704 with names
John Hull and Joh Hebblethwaite, and motto "Die dies Truditur", now only
partially legible. (VCH Lancs vol. 7 p. 244).

Listing NGR: SD3189840566

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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