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Sundial, Helmsley

Description: Sundial

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 328286

OS Grid Reference: SE6052982973
OS Grid Coordinates: 460529, 482973
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2389, -1.0728

Location: Helmsley, North Yorkshire YO62 5EB

Locality: Helmsley
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 5EB

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Listing Text


6/60 Sundial


Sundial in grounds of Duncombe Park (qv). First half of the C18. By
Nost. Limestone. Sundial on decorative urn (possibly a later
replacement) held by winged figure of Old Father Time. Hussey,
'Duncombe Park I and II', Country Life, December 5 and 12, 1957;
Pevsner, Yorkshire: the North Riding, 1966.

Listing NGR: SE6052982973

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Source: English Heritage

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