MAIDEN NEWTON . DORSET . ST MARY (3) . SCRATCH DIAL 2? (unrecorded)

DEDICATION † St Mary. Mid C12 / earlier foundation; main development C15; C19 restoration LISTING † Grade I LOCATION † 8 miles NE. of Dorchester, 12 miles SE. of Yeovil, in the valley below the… More

MAIDEN NEWTON . DORSET . ST MARY . SCRATCH DIAL

DEDICATION † St Mary. Mid C12 / earlier foundation; main development C15; C19 restoration LISTING † Grade I LOCATION † 8 miles NE. of Dorchester, 12 miles SE. of Yeovil, in the valley below the… More

URCHFONT . WILTS . ST MICHAEL – Scratch Dials 5 – 8

URCHFONT . WILTS . ST MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS GRADE 1. Late C13 / early C14 Decorated, C15 tower, restored 1864 & 1900. Set elegantly in a spacious and pleasant churchyard on the W. side… More

WRAXALL . DORSET . ST MARY (2) – 3 Scratch Dials

DEDICATION † ST MARY – C12 nave and chancel; later additions include bellcote & S. porch LISTING † Grade 1 LOCATION † North-west of Maiden Newton. A very small secluded Dorset hamlet (comprising Lower &… More

WINTERBOURNE BASSETT . WILTS . ST KATHERINE & ST PETER – 4 DIALS

ST KATHERINE & ST PETER . WINTERBOURNE BASSETT . WILTS GRADE 1. Records from C12. Mainly late C13 / C14, expanded C15, restored mid-C19. An architectural gem (Betjeman). Dedication has varied over time. 4m N.… More

WRAXALL – ST MARY

DEDICATION † ST MARY – C12 nave and chancel; later additions include bellcote & S. porch LISTING † Grade 1 LOCATION † North-west of Maiden Newton 50.8054 / -2.6035 / ST575008 A very small secluded… More

DORSET INDEX

DORSET DIALS BATCOMBE Dorset – St Mary BISHOP’S CAUNDLE Dorset – St Peter & St Paul BRADFORD ABBAS Dorset – St Mary the Virgin BUCKHORN WESTON Dorset – St John the Baptist BUCKLAND NEWTON Dorset… More

MEDIEVAL DIALS

MEDIEVAL DIALS SCRATCH DIALS & MASS DIALS The idea of this project is to locate, photograph, research and record medieval dials on churches. I generally refer to them throughout as scratch dials, the term most… More

OLD DIALS

The definition of an old dial for present purposes is a sundial that dates from ±1600 and is freestanding, in the sense that it is not carved directly into the stone fabric of a church… More