NS8892 : Sundial, Star House, Kirkgate, Alloa

taken 2 months ago, near to Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Great Britain

Sundial, Star House, Kirkgate, Alloa
Sundial, Star House, Kirkgate, Alloa
This fine sundial is carved above the front door of Star House (25 Kirkgate). The house was built in 1695 by master builder Tobias Bauchop as his townhouse. The metalwork of the sundial's gnomons are missing, but the carving is still in very good condition. Below is a cartouche with

1695
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The house and sundial are Category A listed.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 18 May, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 21 May, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings 
Primary Subject of Photo
Sundial 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8860 9260 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:6.7870N 3:47.5833W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8860 9260
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Wall-Mounted Sundial 

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