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Sundial Approximately 3 Metres South of Nave of Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittington, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8745 / 52°52'28"N

Longitude: -3.0027 / 3°0'9"W

OS Eastings: 332608

OS Northings: 331254

OS Grid: SJ326312

Mapcode National: GBR 75.QWNC

Mapcode Global: WH89X.V0BN

Entry Name: Sundial Approximately 3 Metres South of Nave of Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 2 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178358

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255838

Location: Whittington, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Whittington

Built-Up Area: Whittington (Shropshire)

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Whittington St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

WHITTINGTON C.P. CHURCH STREET (east side)
SJ 3231-3331
11/122 Sundial approx. 3m south
of nave of Church of St
John the Baptist
GV II
Sundial. Early C19. Sandstone. Vase-shaped baluster with moulded plinth
and capping on base of 3 circular steps. Said to have been made by S. Whitford
of London and to have been inscribed with his name and that of John Rasbrook
of Whittington, neither name decipherable at time of resurvey (June 1986).
D.H.S. Cranage, The Churches of Shropshire, Part 9 (1908), p. 837.


Listing NGR: SJ3260831254

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