Where did the Loanhead sundial go?

Memorial Park, Loanhead - the sundial is back
Memorial Park, Loanhead - the sundial is back

Where in the world has it been?

Loanhead’s sundial, erected almost 50 years ago to mark a visit by The Queen to the town, vanished from its plinth in the Memorial Park.

Local residents reacted angrily to the possible theft, which occurred overnight between May 4 and May 5.

However, the sundial has returned as mysteriously as it disappeared with an off-duty police officer noticing it was back in the park on May 10.

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