Full Report for Listed Buildings
Summary Description of a Listed Buildings
Date of Designation
Date of Amendment
Name of Property
Sundial in churchyard, Church of St Garmon.
The sundial is located in the graveyard, approximately 5m SW of the SW corner of the church tower.
Religious, Ritual and Funerary
A fine brass sundial of 1764, set, perhaps at a slightly later date, on an C18 pedestal.
The limestone pedestal is of inverted baluster form, set on a moulded base. Moulded cap terminating in a small square block, on which is mounted a brass plate dial by O. Ratcliff of Pool (Welshpool), complete with gnomon, dated 1764, and giving the latitude as 53 degrees 30' N.
Reason for designation
Listed as a fine example of a sundial by a well-known maker, set on an approximately contemporary shaft.
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