SD7336 : Whalley parish church: sundial (Detail)

taken 5 years ago, near to Billington, Lancashire, Great Britain

Whalley parish church: sundial (Detail)
Whalley parish church: sundial (Detail)
The dial of this 18th century listed sundial was renewed in 2010 in memory of Edmund Davies. For context see SD7336 : Whalley parish church: sundial. Grade 2 listed (list entry 1072042).
Whalley parish church

The parish of Whalley is one of the most ancient in England, and at one time said to be the second largest in area. The parish church of St Mary and All Saints dates largely from the 13th century, with a 15th century tower and later alterations and additions c.1909. There are of course many connections with the nearby Whalley Abbey - the church contains many of the medieval misericords from the abbey. It is also notable for its fine interior woodwork, and stained glass windows by Burne-Jones and Whall.

Grade 1 listed (list entry number 1164684).

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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 November, 2015   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 3 December, 2015
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Date (from Tags)
2010 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7328 3616 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:49.2613N 2:24.4418W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7328 3616
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