Sundials - World's Oldest Clocks

North American Sundial Society

St. Louis  

Sundial 553
State/Province:  Missouri Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Condition:  Fair
Latitude:   38° 37' N Longitude:   90° 14' W
Location:
  • On the south face of the chapel at St. Louis University Hospital, at the corner of Grand Boulevard and Vista Avenue.
 
Description:
  • A vertical dial of limestone and copper held in the hands of an angle statue.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: Saint Louis University Hospital
  • SICUT IN COELO ET IN TERRA
    Latin for "on Earth as it is in Heaven," a quote from the Lord's Prayer.
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  • Construction Date: 1933