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Description: Sundial Approximately 5 Metres to South of Church of Saint Michael
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260178
OS Grid Reference: SJ6656425075
OS Grid Coordinates: 366564, 325075
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8222, -2.4976
CHILD'S ERCALL C.P. VILLAGE ROAD (north side)
SJ 62 NE
7/28 Sundial approx. 5 metres.
- to south of Church of
Sundial. Dated 1773. Dressed red sandstone. Pair of circular steps,
chamfered circular base, tapered shaft with square base and octagonal neck,
and lumpy square dial plate with gnomon, inscribed: "1773/J : Voin " (?).
Partly illegible at time of survey (March 1986. The dial plate may be a
later addition to an earlier sundial. The circular steps may be the remains
of a former churchyard cross. D.H.S. Cranage, An Architectural Account of the
Churches of Shropshire, part 8, p.688.
Listing NGR: SJ6656425075
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Source: English Heritage
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