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Sundial: 239
State/Province:  New York Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Dial Condition:  Good
  Latitude:   42° 37.250' N Longitude: 73° 40.170' W
Location:
  • Van Schaick Island Country Club a 9-hole golf course.
 
Description:
  • 12' Bronze 10' Metal dial mounted on marble(?) square atop column. Roman numerals 5AM-7PM. 'Van Schaick Island Golf Club' on dial face above inscription. 'In memory of/ John F. Gaucas/ Who Served as Golf Professional at the/ Van Schaick Island Country Club/ 1944 to 1974' on small granite marker near base of dial.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner:
  • I count only the sunny hours
  • Designer:
  • Builder: Wheeler Brothers, Troy NY
  • Construction Date: 1975
 

Last Revised: 2019-02-09 14:26