Sun-dial at Ormidale House

Description: Sun-dial at Ormidale House listed as Category: A

Date Listed: 20 July 1971
Historic Scotland Building ID: 11810

OS Grid Coordinates: 200340, 681710
Latitude/Longitude: 55.9867, -5.2023

Location: A8003, Argyll and Bute PA22 3AJ
County: Argyll and Bute
Postcode: PA22 3AJ



This extraordinarily ornate sundial is dated 1719. Comprised of dressed stone, as a tall square pedestal on stepped base.

Inscription ‘IMC/1719/ M.N.C./1830’.

Erected first at Otterferry (Ballimore) by Rev. John Campbell.
Brought to Ormidaleby Colonel Burnley Campbell, husband of
Margaret Campbell of Ormidale, when he sold Ballimore 1897.