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Off Perth Road, Geddes Quadrangle, Sundial, University of Dundee

A Category B Listed Building in Dundee, Dundee

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.4574 / 56°27'26"N

Longitude: -2.9804 / 2°58'49"W

OS Eastings: 339678

OS Northings: 729906

OS Grid: NO396299

Mapcode National: GBR Z8R.MG

Mapcode Global: WH7RB.6Y1J

Entry Name: Off Perth Road, Geddes Quadrangle, Sundial, University of Dundee

Listing Date: 30 March 1994

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 361503

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB25293

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dundee

County: Dundee

Town: Dundee

Electoral Ward: West End

Traditional County: Angus

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Description

Dated 1912. Hemispherical metal sundial set on column comprised of 3-tier, stepped 10-sided cream ashlar base, pentagonal red ashlar shaft with moulded angles and large red ashlar dodecahedron.

Statement of Interest

The sundial is inscribed 'British Association 1912', commemorating the meeting in Dundee that year of the British Association for the Advancement of Science.

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