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Omaha  

Sundial 654
State/Province:  Nebraska Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Good
Latitude:   41° 16.581 N Longitude:   95° 59.553' W
Location:
  • In small triangle of land north of Metcalf Park, just north of Decatur Street and just east of N. 51st Street.
    Omaha, Nebraska
 
Description:
  • A cast bronze horizontal dial with Roman hour numerals and fifteen-minute marks on a pedestal in a stone courtyard. Dial face includes a depiction of an hour glass with wings and a motto, GROW OLD ALONG WITH ME THE BEST IS YET TO BE. Dial sits on a three foot high fluted circular cast pedestal.
 
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  • GROW OLD ALONG WITH ME THE BEST IS YET TO BE
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