Sundials - World's Oldest Clocks

North American Sundial Society

Little Rock  

Sundial 352
State/Province:  Arkansas Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Destroyed
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Location:
  • North Little Rock, at the foot of the Broadway Bridge
 
Description:
  • The Arkansas Sesquicentennial Sundial. Monumental horizontal dial in a 40 ft square patio made of stones from significant sites of the world. The gnomon is 17 feet high by 21.5 ft. long. The sundial won First Place in the International Bricklayers & Allied Craftsmens Union - presented every 5 years. It featured an outer adornment of brick contributed from over 70 nations. SUNDIAL WAS DESTROYED and no longer exists - Apr 2002
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner:
  • A sonnet was composed for the Sundial by Diane Taylor Denarski
  • Designer: Audrey Burtrum-Stanley-Gary Clements
  • Builder: all volunteer labor/products/equiptment-100% donation
  • Construction Date: 1986