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Sundial to South-East of St Marys Church in Churchyard, Ellesmere Urban

Description: Sundial to South-East of St Marys Church in Churchyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 April 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 259814

OS Grid Reference: SJ4030434801
OS Grid Coordinates: 340304, 334801
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9073, -2.8890

Location: 1 Church Hill, Ellesmere, Shropshire SY12 0HD

Locality: Ellesmere Urban
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY12 0HD

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Listing Text

(south side)

8/69 Sundial to south-east
of St Mary's Church in

Sundial. Dated 1726. A stone baluster of vase shape set on a 2 tiered stone base and surmounted by a stone basin capped with bronze dial. Dial is inscribed with the date '1726', the names of the 1726 churchwardens around the inner face of the dial, the name of the maker 'Edward Bullock fecit'; it has a gnomon, slightly damaged in late-C20.
Located in the churchyard of the Grade I Church of St. Mary with which the sundial has group value.


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Source: English Heritage

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