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Sundial 20 Metres East of Hall Porch, Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland

Description: Sundial 20 Metres East of Hall Porch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236856

OS Grid Reference: NU1687604719
OS Grid Coordinates: 416876, 604719
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3362, -1.7355

Location: Newton on the Moor, Northumberland NE65 9JU

Locality: Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 9JU

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Listing Text

NU 10 SE
6/187 Sundial 20 metres
east of Hall porch


Sundial dated 1906. Ashlar; bronze. Octagonal 2-step base carries shaft,
square in plan with concave faces and chamfered corners, and swept in profile.
Face towards house has carved solar disc below cartouche with date and
initials C.W. (Cecilia Widdrington); fluted frieze and moulded cornice.
Top carries inlaid dial with gnomon, bronze scrolls and quotation from
Macbeth, and plate with sonnet written by S.F. Widdrington.

Listing NGR: NU1687604719

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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