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Cross Base and Sundial at Corner of Water Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornton, Sefton

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Latitude: 53.501 / 53°30'3"N

Longitude: -3.001 / 3°0'3"W

OS Eastings: 333699

OS Northings: 400949

OS Grid: SD336009

Mapcode National: GBR 7WHY.2P

Mapcode Global: WH86T.W84C

Entry Name: Cross Base and Sundial at Corner of Water Street

Listing Date: 17 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216539

Location: Thornton, Sefton, L23

County: Sefton

Civil Parish: Thornton

Built-Up Area: Crosby

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Great Crosby All Saints and St Frideswyde, Thornton

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SD 30 SW
(south side)
6/142 Cross base and
sundial at
corner of
Water Street
( formerly listed
as cross [remains
of] with stocks)
Base to cross with later sundial. Base possibly medieval,
sundial possibly C18. Stone. 3 square steps with square-
section baluster; metal plate and gnomon. Enclosed with
stocks (q.v.) by C20 railings.

Listing NGR: SD3369900949

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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