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North Little Rock  

Sundial 737
State/Province:  Arkansas Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Good
Latitude:   34° 46.589' N Longitude:   92° 17.759' W
Location:
  • Fort Root Veterans Admin. Hospital
    Near parade grounds
    North Little Rock
 
Description:
  • A cast bronze horizontal dial atop a concrete pedestal. The dial face includes hour lines, quarter hour marks and Roman hour numerals.

    The dial face includes inscribed (not in original casting) lines that indicate the sunrise and sunset times for the longest day (L-Day VI-21), shortest day (S-Day XII-21) and equinoxes (12-H Day IX-21).
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner:
  • GROW OLD ALONG WITH ME THE BEST IS YET TO BE
  • Designer:
  • Builder:
 

Last Revised: 6/28/2012 19:42