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North American Sundial Society

Crestwood  

Sundial 526
State/Province:  Missouri Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Analemmatic Condition:  Excellent
Latitude:   38° 33' N Longitude:   90° 23' W
Location: Access: This is a private dial. See below for access details.
  • Long Elementary School
    9021 Sappington Road
    Crestwood, Missouri
    Near Saint Louis
 
Description:
  • This is a colorful analemmatic sundial 18 feet 6 inches overall diameter built of colored concrete. It is located on the grounds of a private elementary school in an area designated as a Sundial Garden. The sundial is surrounded by elevated flower planter boxes. The E-W markers are 10 feet apart and the date line is marked. The dial face shows the cardinal directions and phases of the moon. Viewing can be arranged by contacting Long Elementary School M-F 8:30 AM-3:15 PM.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Long Elementary School; contact phone 314-729-2400
  • Designer: Rena Hasse
  • Builder: Sundek
  • Construction Date: September, 2004