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SUNDIAL CIRCA 5 METRES SOUTH OF WEST END OF CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: SUNDIAL CIRCA 5 METRES SOUTH OF WEST END OF CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN

List entry Number: 1073103

Location

SUNDIAL CIRCA 5 METRES SOUTH OF WEST END OF CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN, CHURCH ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Rufford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Dec-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 357709

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SD 41 NE RUFFORD CHURCH ROAD 1759/7/7 Sundial c. 5 metres south 2.12.1986 of west end Church of St. Mary the Virgin

GV II

Base of former medieval preaching cross. Stone. Broad square block with weathered and worn top (possibly used for sharpening tools or weapons), with inscribed lettering round the sides stating that it is a preaching cross dated 1000 AD; removed from village green in 1818. Latterly used as a base for a (19 sundial mounted on dressed stone column, the latter removed or stolen c2000.



Listing NGR: SD4641515681

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National Grid Reference: SD 46415 15681

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