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Memorial
Title
Hilton, Marston and Hoon - Sundial
Images
Tree Plaque Plaque Plaque Plaque Plaque
Locations
Last known location:
Roma's Garden
Egginton Road
Hilton
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
DE65 5FG

NGR:
SK 24783 30686 ±4m
Location details:
On the south side of the road between Peacroft Lane and Willowfields.
Type
Overall type:  Sundial.


Overall condition: Good.  The inscription is legible.


Description:

A moulded stone pillar supporting a horizontal brass dial plate and gnomon and accompanied by a recumbent oblong stainless steel plaque on a stone backboard. The incised inscription on the dial plate is in decorative sentence case lettering and the hour markings are in capital roman numerals. The incised inscription on the plaque is in upright capital block lettering infilled in black
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Sun dial Stone, brass 1000 320 320 Good
Plaque Stainless steel 175 230 2 Good
Backboard Stone 210 270 25 Good
Dimensions in millimetres unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
Dial plate:


Make time save time. While time lasts. All time is no time. When time is past.


Plaque: HILTON      MARSTON      HOON
IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO SERVED
AND FELL IN ALL CONFLICTS
WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Administration
Custodians:
The custodians are believed to be the Hilton and Marston History Group.

Local Authorities:
Local authorities are Hilton Parish Council, South Derbyshire District Council and Derbyshire County Council.
History
4th August, 2014: Unveiled by Mr David Tarbard and dedicated by local clergy.

4th August, 2014: Surveyed by Roy Branson
References
4th August, 2014: Order of Service for the dedication ceremony.
Comments
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