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Latitude: 55.3362 / 55°20'10"N
Longitude: -1.7355 / 1°44'7"W
OS Eastings: 416876
OS Northings: 604719
OS Grid: NU168047
Mapcode National: GBR J6BQ.2X
Mapcode Global: WHC1Y.94TH
Entry Name: Sundial 20 Metres East of Hall Porch
Listing Date: 15 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1041866
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236856
Location: Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarlan
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Shilbottle St James
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
6/187 NEWTON-ON-THE-MOOR NEWTON HALL
NU 10 SE
6/187 Sundial 20 metres
east of Hall porch
Sundial dated 1906. Ashlar; bronze. Octagonal 2-step base carries shaft,
square in plan with concave faces and chamfered corners, and swept in profile.
Face towards house has carved solar disc below cartouche with date and
initials C.W. (Cecilia Widdrington); fluted frieze and moulded cornice.
Top carries inlaid dial with gnomon, bronze scrolls and quotation from
Macbeth, and plate with sonnet written by S.F. Widdrington.
Listing NGR: NU1687604719
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