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Dillington Sundial in All Saints Churchyard, Newchurch

Description: Dillington Sundial in All Saints Churchyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 February 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 310182

OS Grid Reference: SZ5620485607
OS Grid Coordinates: 456204, 85607
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6674, -1.2061

Location: The Shute, Newchurch, Isle of Wight PO36 0NF

Locality: Newchurch
County: Isle of Wight
Country: England
Postcode: PO36 0NF

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Listing Text

SZ58NE HIGH STREET (East side)
1352-0/1/145 Dillington Sundial in All Saints

Sundial, 1678 by Robert Marks of London. Baluster-shaped stone
base to sundial, about lm in height on a plinth of three
square stone steps. The sundial is missing. The sundial
originally stood on the bowling green at Knighton Gorges, but
following the demolition of the great house, Squire Bisset
gave it to the parish in 1826, when it was erected in the
churchyard. Historical interest as one of the arly relics of
Knighton Gorges (qv 1/153, 1/154, 1/155)

Listing NGR: SZ5620685607

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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