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Sundial Approximately 7 Metres to South of Nave of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6786 / 52°40'42"N

Longitude: -2.9548 / 2°57'17"W

OS Eastings: 335543

OS Northings: 309411

OS Grid: SJ355094

Mapcode National: GBR B8.477B

Mapcode Global: WH8BQ.LX5X

Entry Name: Sundial Approximately 7 Metres to South of Nave of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259029

Location: Westbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Westbury

Built-Up Area: Westbury (Shropshire)

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Westbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 3509 WESTBURY C.P. WESTBURY

18/122 Sundial approximately
- 7 metres to south of nave
of Church of St. Mary

GV II

Sundial. Dated 1776. Dressed grey sandstone. Square base of 3
stone steps, top step with moulded nosing; baluster with gadrooned
lower parts and square top with copper dial plate inscribed: "The
Wife of Thomas Rider" (?) "Broome-Hill 1776 / Move the slide for
the sun to shine through the hole on the inner Circle of Degrees /
Rider /Fecit", copper gnomon with scrolled support.


Listing NGR: SJ3554309411

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