Sundials - World's Oldest Clocks

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Lloydminster  

Sundial 392
State/Province:  Alberta Country:  Canada
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Excellent
Latitude:   53° 17' N Longitude:   110° 00' W
Location:
  • Located in Bud Miller All Season's Park (29th Street and
    57th Avenue).
 
Description:
  • One of the largest horizontal dials in North America. Dial is 197 feet in diameter. It's location is on the 4th meridian at 110:0 west, a line that separates Alberta and Saskatchewan and divides the city of Lloydminister in half. (Lloydminister began as a single town in 1903, but was split in 1905 with the survey that created Alberta and Saskatchewan. The town remained divided until 1930 when by joint decree it was amalgamated back into a single city).
 
General Information:
  • Owner: City of Lloydminster
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