• Horizontal sundial and ironwork stand
    Horizontal sundial and ironwork stand
  • Sundial design commission
    Sundial design commission
  • Ancient sundial stone after restoration
    Ancient sundial stone after restoration
  • Double sundial in a sculpture garden
    Double sundial in a sculpture garden
  • Sundial project for a house wall
    Sundial project for a house wall

Macmillan Hunter Sundials

Macmillan Hunter makes beautiful garden sundials for sale. Each one is built by hand to individual order. A sundial can have personal engraving. It is a wonderful choice of gift for someone who is special.

Our sundials are created by Alastair Hunter in Edinburgh, UK. His designs are modern and reflect his experience in engineering. Alastair has been inspired by the distinctive designs of sundial from Scotland’s history. He offers advice and can restore an old sundial.

A sundial allows for meditation on the fleeting yet eternal nature of time. Reading time on the dial creates a point of stillness amidst the hectic rush of life.

Latest News

Drummond Castle Sundial Restoration

June 23, 2019

The sundial at Drummond Castle in Perthshire is the earliest of the distinctive style of sundials in Scotland. It dates from 1630. Three years ago it was removed from the garden for major repairs and conservation work. This restoration is now complete and the sundial stands tall in its glory again. A sundial reinstatement ceremony was held on Sunday 23rd June 2019 at 11 am.

Testimonials

Thank you Alastair. It looks superb. Am looking forward to installing it. Kent, England More testimonials