Sundials - World's Oldest Clocks

North American Sundial Society

Nashville  

Sundial 766
State/Province:  Tennessee Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Analemmatic Condition:  Excellent
Latitude:   36° 03.833' N Longitude:   86° 44.933' W
Location:
  • Tennessee Agricultural Museum
    Ellington Agricultural Center
    Experience Center
    440 Hogan Road
    Nashville
 
Description:
  • A 16 x 12 foot analemmatic dial placed in the Experience Center of the 200 acre Ellington Agricultural Center. Dial is built of paver stones flush to the surroundings with painted inset circular hour marker paver stones and rectangular paver stones for the central date line. Directions for use are painted on the date line.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: Tennessee Department of Agriculture
  • Rise & Shine!
  • Designer: Tennessee Agricultural Museum
  • Builder: Dr. Robert Schweikert
  • Construction Date: September, 2012
 
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Last Revised: 6/9/2013 10:35