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Latitude: 54.8536 / 54°51'12"N
Longitude: -1.554 / 1°33'14"W
OS Eastings: 428733
OS Northings: 551064
OS Grid: NZ287510
Mapcode National: GBR KDL9.CX
Mapcode Global: WHC4C.388J
Entry Name: Sundial 20 Metres West of Lumley Castle
Listing Date: 23 February 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1311176
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109388
Location: Little Lumley, County Durham, DH3
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Little Lumley
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Lumley
Church of England Diocese: Durham
LITTLE LUMLEY LUMLEY PARK
NZ 25 SE
4/45 Sundial 20 metres
west of Lumley Castle
Sundial on a column with pedestal. Sandstone sundial dated 1716; later white
marble column and pedestal.
Corniced pedestal has cyma-moulded plinth and die with raised border and circle
on each face. 2.0-metre high Tuscan column. Polyhedric sundial in the form of
a sphere with 24 faceted faces: each face has incised letters and an iron
gnomon; 2 of the square faces are dated 1716. Crowning vase with gadrooned top
and small pineapple finial.
Listing NGR: NZ2873351064
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