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Seaside  

Sundial 583
State/Province:  Oregon Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Analemmatic Condition:  Excellent
Latitude:   45° 59' N Longitude:   123° 55' W
Location:
  • At the beach, just south of Broadway on Promenade sidewalk.
 
Description:
  • A granite analemmatic dial on the Promenade sidewalk near overlooking the beach. This dial, built in 1987, replaces an earlier dial painted on this sidewalk. Dial face is inscribed, "Enjoy your time in Seaside." While evoking the earlier painted dial, this new dial is not well designed and will have serious errors through the year. See the NASS Registry for a picture of the earlier painted dial.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: City of Seaside
  • Enjoy your time in Seaside
  • Designer:
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1987