Mass dial, All Saints' Church, Alrewas

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Date:1981

Description:This medieaval Mass (or 'scratch') Dial is situated to the right of the porch of All Saints' Church, Alrewas.

The scratch dial would have had a horizontal gnomon at the focus of the radiating lines to cast a shadow thus indicating the times of the church services.

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Creators: Education Department , A.V Section - Creator

Donor ref:P2008.001.108(2) (195/26535)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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