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Latitude: 54.1806 / 54°10'50"N
Longitude: -2.6154 / 2°36'55"W
OS Eastings: 359930
OS Northings: 476270
OS Grid: SD599762
Mapcode National: GBR BN53.K3
Mapcode Global: WH94V.S5RW
Entry Name: Sundial and Base, West of Church of St. Michael
Listing Date: 4 December 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1317331
English Heritage Legacy ID: 182520
Location: Whittington, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA6
Civil Parish: Whittington
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Whittington St Michael the Archangel
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
WHITTINGTON CHURCH STREET (south side)
SD 57 NE
Sundial and base, west of Church
1/220 of St.Michael
Sundial and base, 1641, although base could be later. Brass and sandstone.
Shaft square on plan, with chamfered sides, on a base of 3 steps. Plate,
with gnomon, has inscription which is difficult to read, bu said by VCH to
be: 'Ex dn. Ric. Jackson Rector de Whittington An. Dn. 1641.'
Listing NGR: SD5993076270
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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