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place:- sundial, Ulpha
site name:- St John's Church
locality:- Ulpha
parish Ulpha parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
sundial
coordinates:- SD19799325
10Km square:- SD19

1Km square SD1993

photograph

sundial, Ulpha -- St John's Church -- Ulpha -- Ulpha -- Cumbria / -- The pedestal is inscribed -- 'CMP / 1761' -- 29.5.2009
photograph

sundial, Ulpha -- St John's Church -- Ulpha -- Ulpha -- Cumbria / -- 29.5.2009

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 83 15)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
Sundial
north of church
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
SUNDIAL IN CHURCHYARD TO NORTH OF CHURCH / / / ULPHA / COPELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76286 / SD1979693259
courtesy of English Heritage
Sundial; dated 1761, with initials C.M.P., on sides of block. Sandstone shaft, with moulded edges, surmounted by block, square in plan, c1 1/2 ft high. Octagonal brass sundial plate, with gnomon, is later addition inscribed The gift of Wm Danson.
district:- Copeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD19799325
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large sundial, Ulpha -- St John's Church -- Ulpha -- Ulpha -- Cumbria / -- Inscribed:- -- 'The Gift / of Wm. Danson' -- 29.5.2009

notes Cumbrian Sundials database, R Sylvester, 29.5.2008:-
Ulpha, Dunnerdale / St. John's church, left of lychgate / Half plinth by rocky outcrop
made 1750
British Sundial Society reference number 186

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