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Sundial in Bodelwyddan Castle Walled Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire

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Latitude: 53.2588 / 53°15'31"N

Longitude: -3.5047 / 3°30'17"W

OS Eastings: 299719

OS Northings: 374593

OS Grid: SH997745

Mapcode National: GBR 3ZZR.1H

Mapcode Global: WH65H.4CB1

Entry Name: Sundial in Bodelwyddan Castle Walled Garden

Listing Date: 6 December 2002

Last Amended: 6 December 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 80756

Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces

Location: At a path crossing in the southern part of the walled garden.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Bodelwyddan

Community: Bodelwyddan

Locality: Bodelwyddan Castle

Traditional County: Flintshire

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A sundial by Troughton of London, probably early C19, set up on a stone pillar as part of the garden improvements designed by Sir T H Mawson for the Aitken family, tenants of Bodelwyddan, in 1910. The dial is perhaps by the workshop of Edward Troughton, instrument maker, d1835.


Bronze sundial with maker''s name, set on a baluster-shaped sandstone pillar on a pedestal of 2 circular steps.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for group value with Bodelwyddan Walled Garden.

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