MONDIAL – DIALS ABROAD

SUNDIALS IN EUROPE & BEYOND

COARAZE . PROVENCE . FRANCE

LES CADRANS SOLAIRES DE COARAZE

NINE SUNDIALS CREATED BY ARTISTS FOR A SMALL MOUNTAIN VILLAGE

Les Cadrans Solaires de Coaraze . Provence -see link for detailed post

Les Cadrans Solaires de Coaraze . Provence -see link for detailed post

FLORENCE . ITALY

PONTE VECCHIO DIAL

Sundial c1350 . Ponte Vecchio . Florence

JUMIÈGES ABBEY . NORMANDY

The interface between religion, science & art by J. Leclercq

LES HEURES CANONIALES

Jumièges Abbey . Canonical Dial . Interface between religion, science & art by J. Leclercq

DOUBLE DIAL IN THE PYRENEES

VILLEFRANCHE-DE-CONFLENT: DOUBLE DIAL

SCRATCH DIAL NEAR EPERNAY, FRANCE

CHAVOT-COURCOURT EPERNAY SCRATCH DIAL

Chavot-Courcourt . Epernay . Marne . Scratch Dial

ABBEY OF SAINT-YVED . BRAINE . PICARDY

An interesting modern dial on a fine ancient abbey. Dated 1996 and slightly quirky, it nonetheless fits perfectly into its historical setting. I like the gnomon too, quite a neat trick.

Abbey of Saint-Yved, Braine, Picardy . Sundial

ST GEORGES DE BOSCHERVILLE . NORMANDY

A fine C12 Abbey with innovative sundials – and beehives – in the extensive grounds

ST GEORGES DE BOSCHERVILLE: VERTICAL DIAL

St Georges de Boscherville . Normandy . Vertical Dial

CÉRET . FRANCE – ST FERRÉOL HERMITAGE

St Ferréol Hermitage, Céret, France – sundial (2004)

RUSSBOROUGH HOUSE . WICKLOW . IRELAND

COURTYARD GATEWAY DIAL

DIAL DETAILS

Russborough House . Wicklow . Ireland – Courtyard Gateway Vertical Dial

ST PIERRE . TOUQUES . NORMANDY

A dial of uncertain age: TOUQUES

St Pierre . Touques . Normandy – Sundial

GHENT

Two quite different rooftop dials in the centre of Ghent, the first on the City Hall. Post imminent…