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place:- sundial, Kirkoswald
site name:- St Oswald's Church
locality:- Kirkoswald
parish Kirkoswald parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
sundial; scratch dial
coordinates:- NY555409
10Km square:- NY54

1Km square NY5540

photograph

sundial, Kirkoswald -- St Oswald's Church -- Kirkoswald -- Kirkoswald -- Cumbria / -- 29.4.2011

old print:- Calverley 1899

Notes on the Early Sulptured Crosses, Shrines and Monuments in the Present Diocese of Carisle, by Rev William Slater Calverley, edited by W G Collingwood, published for the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, by Titus Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, 1899.
On west capital of the south door:-
thumbnail CV1126, button to large image
Sketch by W G Collingwood.
date:- 1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

photographs
Lower down is another mark which could be another scratch dial. It is too easy to imagine these dials!
tiny photograph, 
button to large sundial, Kirkoswald -- St Oswald's Church -- Kirkoswald -- Kirkoswald -- Cumbria / -- 29.4.2011

notes Cumbrian Sundials database, R Sylvester, 29.5.2008:-
Kirkoswald / By west capital of church south doorway / Set 15 degrees east of south

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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