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Sundial 220
State/Province:  Indiana Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Equatorial Condition:  Excellent
Latitude:   39° 50' N Longitude:   86° 10' W
Location:
  • Crown Hill Cemetery
    700 W. 38th St.
    Enter from Clarendon Road
    In front of Community Mausoleum.
 
Description:
  • A five foot diameter donut-shaped full circle equatorial pierced by equally massive Indiana Limestone shaft as gnomon. Hour numerals are Arabic. Subdivided into 15 minute increments. EOT is given. Made my David Rogers in 1987 and reported to be Indiana's largest equatorial dial.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Crown Hill Cemetery
  • Designer: David L. Rogers
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1987