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North American Sundial Society

Macon  

Sundial 226
State/Province:  Georgia Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Good
Latitude:   32° 52' N Longitude:   83° 42' W
Location:
  • Museum of Arts & Sciences
    4182 Forsyth Road
 
Description:
  • A horizontal dial 16 inches in diameter located beside the observatory, just outside the museum. Includes hour markings for EST and DST and an EOT graph. Hour lines corrected for longitude. Mounted on a 24 inch high pedestal low enough for children to enjoy.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: Museum
  • Given in memory of William H. Dunn, Jr. by his widow Ruby and sons David, Reginald and Christopher.
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