Building record MYO1683 - SUNDIAL APPROXIMATELY 40 METRES EAST OF YORK MINSTER

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Grid reference SE 6044 5216 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire

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Sundial. 1730, re-erected c1955. Stone with copper gnomen and lead straps. Circular on plan. Fluted Doric column surmounted by cubical sundial with cornice and ball and pedestal finial: approximately 3 metres high. Column encircled by flat seat carried on the back of 4 lions couchants. Sundial brought from Drakelowe Hall, Burton-on-Trent, by the Friends of York Minster, and re-erected as part of improvements to College Green. (26th Annual Report: Friends of York Minster: York: 1955-: 15).
Listing NGR: SE6044852168

Derived from English Heritage LB download dated: 22/08/2005

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Aug 31 2021 2:52PM

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