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HER Number:MDV3966
Name:Sundial Over South Porch, St Andrew's Church, Whitchurch


Old sundial over the south porch of St Andrew's Church.


Grid Reference:SX 492 726
Map Sheet:SX47SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTavistock
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWHITCHURCH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX47SE/24/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SUNDIAL (Unknown date)

Full description

Beebe, W. N. P., 1914, History of Whitchurch (Article in Serial). SDV340287.

The principal features in the church are the old sun-dial over the south porch and the empty niche once tenanted by a figure of the Virgin.

Fryer Cornelius, C., 1952, Ancient Churches of the Tavistock Deanery, Devon (Article in Serial). SDV18005.

Crowley, J., 1961, Sundials in South Devon, 280 (Article in Serial). SDV4705.

In the church of St Andrew there is an old sundial over the south porch.

Google, 2012, Google Streetview (Website). SDV348799.

Map object based on this source.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV18005Article in Serial: Fryer Cornelius, C.. 1952. Ancient Churches of the Tavistock Deanery, Devon. Journal of the British Archaeological Association. 15. Unknown.
SDV340287Article in Serial: Beebe, W. N. P.. 1914. History of Whitchurch. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 46. A5 Hardback.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV348799Website: Google. 2012. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.
SDV4705Article in Serial: Crowley, J.. 1961. Sundials in South Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 93. A5 Hardback. 280.

Associated Monuments

MDV3964Part of: St Andrew's Parish Church, Whitchurch (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 20 2012 10:15AM