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Sundial Approximately 7 Metres to South of Nave of Church of St Mary, Westbury

Description: Sundial Approximately 7 Metres to South of Nave of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259029

OS Grid Reference: SJ3554309411
OS Grid Coordinates: 335543, 309411
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6786, -2.9548

Locality: Westbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9QX

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Listing Text


18/122 Sundial approximately
- 7 metres to south of nave
of Church of St. Mary


Sundial. Dated 1776. Dressed grey sandstone. Square base of 3
stone steps, top step with moulded nosing; baluster with gadrooned
lower parts and square top with copper dial plate inscribed: "The
Wife of Thomas Rider" (?) "Broome-Hill 1776 / Move the slide for
the sun to shine through the hole on the inner Circle of Degrees /
Rider /Fecit", copper gnomon with scrolled support.

Listing NGR: SJ3554309411

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Source: English Heritage

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