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place:- sundial, Hawkshead
site name:- St Michael and All Angels Church
locality:- Hawkshead
parish Hawkshead parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
sundial
coordinates:- SD35219810
10Km square:- SD39

1Km square SD3598

photograph

sundial, Hawkshead -- St Michael and All Angels Church -- Hawkshead -- Hawkshead -- Cumbria / -- 20.9.2013
photograph

sundial, Hawkshead -- St Michael and All Angels Church -- Hawkshead -- Hawkshead -- Cumbria / -- 20.9.2013

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
SUNDIAL APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH OF ST MICHAEL'S CHURCH / / / HAWKSHEAD / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76820 / SD3520898103
courtesy of English Heritage
Sundial. Plate dated 1693 (worn). Stone square step, hollow chamfered base and square shaft, chamfered with jewel stops. Moulded cap has metal plate, gnomon missing.
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD35209810
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large sundial, Hawkshead -- St Michael and All Angels Church -- Hawkshead -- Hawkshead -- Cumbria / -- A rhyme by Thomas Cowperthwaite, ironmonger, Hawkshead:- -- 'True time I tell, the Sundial said, / When Sol his Ray sends from the Sky. / If he's abed, the Clock replied, / You cannot even Tell a Lie.' -- 16.9.2005

notes Cumbrian Sundials database, R Sylvester, 29.5.2008:-
Hawkshead / St. Michael's churchyard near lychgate / Corroded and thin plate
made 1693
British Sundial Society reference number 1133

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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