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Latitude: 53.8659 / 53°51'57"N
Longitude: -2.6716 / 2°40'17"W
OS Eastings: 355929
OS Northings: 441287
OS Grid: SD559412
Mapcode National: GBR 9RSQ.DX
Mapcode Global: WH857.X3Z4
Entry Name: Sundial Circa 5 Metres South of Church of St James
Listing Date: 13 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1317741
English Heritage Legacy ID: 185888
Location: Goosnargh, Preston, Lancashire, PR3
Civil Parish: Goosnargh
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Whitechapel St James
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 54 SE GOOSNARGH CHURCH LANE
Sundial c.5 metres south
2/41 of Church of St. James
Sundial, 1745. Sandstone with brass furnishings. Hollowed circular base
of 2 semi-circular slabs stapled together round the foot of a very simple
slim baluster-shaped pedestal with a moulded cap. Brass plate and
triangular gnomon. According to Fishwick's Goosnargh the plate was
"Lat 53Ô 40' Vive memor Lethi fugit hora. The Revd Mr. Penny Minr.
Henry Porter of Westfield Fecit and Sculp. 1745".
Listing NGR: SD5592941287
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