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Sundial About 30 Metres South of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Frittenden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1387 / 51°8'19"N

Longitude: 0.5906 / 0°35'26"E

OS Eastings: 581327

OS Northings: 140911

OS Grid: TQ813409

Mapcode National: GBR QV6.D57

Mapcode Global: VHJN1.6M2W

Entry Name: Sundial About 30 Metres South of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116235

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169406

Location: Frittenden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Frittenden

Built-Up Area: Frittenden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

FRITTENDEN THE STREET
TQ 8040-8140
(north west side)
14/56
Sundial about 30
metres south of Church
of St Mary
GV II
Sundial. Dated 1847, by Watkins and Hill, Charing Cross, London. Stone with
bronze dial and gnomen. Octagonal base, with square plan stem, with clustered
nook shafts, changing the plan to clover-leaf composed of 4 capital-shaped
heads supporting clover-leaf shaped dial with simple gnomen. Inscribed on dial
plate with fleur-de-lys and makers' names around the crown of the stem is
inscribed "Time passeth away like a shadow
Man is like a thing of nought"


Listing NGR: TQ8132740910

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