Highland Park  

Sundial: 377
State/Province:  Illinois Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Polar Dial Condition:  Good
  Latitude and Longitude: 42° 09.158' N  87° 46.291' W
  • In Founders Park. County Line (Lake-Cook) Road and St. John's Avenue near the Chicago Botanical Gardens
  • This cast iron polar dial is centered in a 7 foot diameter, echoing the form of a "train wheel", matching the theme of a small park situated between a historic train station on the ancient Green Bay Trail and a pioneer cemetery. The polar dial has raised hour lines on the cast iron plate. Designed by Stephen Luecking and built at St. Mary's Foundry.
General Information:
  • Owner: Depaul University//Village of Highland Park
  • Designer: Stephen Luecking
  • Builder: St.Mary's Foundry
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Last Revised: 2021-07-05 15:26