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place:- sundial, Wreay
site name:- St Mary's Church
locality:- Wreay
parish St Cuthbert Without parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
sundial
coordinates:- NY43514891
10Km square:- NY44

1Km square NY4348

The base is inscibed:-
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sundial, Wreay -- St Mary's Church -- Wreay -- St Cuthbert Without -- Cumbria / -- Plinth design by Mary Losh. -- 22.10.2010
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sundial, Wreay -- St Mary's Church -- Wreay -- St Cuthbert Without -- Cumbria / -- Incorrect replacement gnomon; not that it matters, the sun never reaches here. -- 22.10.2010

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
SUNDIAL IN WREAY CHURCHYARD / / / ST CUTHBERT WITHOUT / CARLISLE / CUMBRIA / II / 77614 / NY4351448914
courtesy of English Heritage
Sundial. Circa 1842 for Sarah Losh. Sandstone with brass dial. Square chamfered base inscribed DO TODAY'S WORK TODAY, rounded column with carved pine-cones, caped by carved sunflower head surmounted by dial with Roman numerals. Forms churchyard ornament to right of west entrance to church.
district:- Carlisle
listed building
coordinates:- NY43514891
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

notes Cumbrian Sundials database, R Sylvester, 29.5.2008:-
Wreay / 5 miles south of Carlisle. Right of church path / Fancy plinth. Gnomon 32 degrees!
made 1842
British Sundial Society reference number 225

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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