Sundials - World's Oldest Clocks

North American Sundial Society

Steamboat Springs  

Sundial: 225
State/Province:  Colorado Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Equatorial Condition:  Good
  Latitude:   40° 29.325' N Longitude: 106° 50.412' W
Location:
  • Bud Werner Memorial Library
    13th & Lincoln. Dial is on the river side of the library.
 
Description:
  • This equatorial sundial is a memorial to Barbara Perry Cosel and sits in front of the"Bud" Werner library. A large 6 ft. thin iron equatorial, it is constructed of two 270 degree arcs that intersect at right angles. Time marks are simple detente marks on the equatorial arc. The gnomon is a traditional arrow. At the base of the dial is a plaque containing a graph of the Equation of Time to determine Mountain Standard Time.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: City of Steamboat Springs
  • Designer: William Perry
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1967
 

Last Revised: 2019-02-09 16:17