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Ann Arbor  

Sundial 199
State/Province:  Michigan Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Condition:  Fair
Latitude:   42° 17.2' N Longitude:   83° 45.6' W
Location:
  • Upper story of south face
    Mack School
    920 Miller Avenue
 
Description:
  • A stone and bronze vertical dial approximately 10x6 feet just below the roof of the Mack School. Dial face includes Roman numerals showing Eastern Standard Time and a polar gnomon. Inscription appears below gnomon.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: Ann Arbor School District
  • I AM A SHADOW
    SO ART THOU
    I MARK TIME
    DO DOTH THOU
  • Designer:
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1920 estimated