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Description: Sundial on Terrace at Gledestone Hall
Date Listed: 31 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324491
OS Grid Reference: SD8866851242
OS Grid Coordinates: 388668, 451242
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9571, -2.1742
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SD 85 SE MARTONS BOTH GLEDSTONE ROAD
1/112 Sundial on terrace
at Gledstone Hall
Sundial, 1748, placed here probably 1923. Stands in the centre of the staircase
to the lower terrace. Sandstone. Cubical. Each face is differently inscribed:
(North) "Latitude 54 HR Rect 1748" (south) "The Sun to rule the Day", (east)
"We go hence like a shaddow" (west) "Watch and Pray". HR may be H Richardson,
rector of Thornton at the time.
Listing NGR: SD8866851242
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Source: English Heritage
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