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San Bernardino  

Sundial 188
State/Province:  California Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Good
Latitude:   34° 06.331' N Longitude:   117° 17.252' W
Location:
  • East side of Superior Court building
    364 North Mountain View
    Between West 3rd and West 4th St.
    San Bernardino
 
Description:
  • A 23 inch diameter horizontal bronze dial with 12 inch high gnomon and with hour, half-hour and quarter-hour lines from 5:30 AM to 7:30 PM and Roman hour numerals from 5 AM to 7 PM. Dial sits atop a 27 inch diameter stone pedestal 37.5 inch high.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: San Bernardino County
  • DEDICATED 1930 - 1967
    IN MEMORY OF THE PIONEER MOTHERS
    BY LUGONIA PARLOR No. 241
    NATIVE DAUGHTERS OF THE GOLDEN WEST
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  • Builder:
 

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