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Sundial 246
State/Province:  New York Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Condition:  
Latitude:   40° 44' 48" N Longitude:   73° 54' 26" W
Location:
  • The Church of Latter-Day Saints
    40-24 62nd St. Woodside
    Formerly Bulova School of Watchmaking
 
Description:
  • A vertical dial on the cupola above the main entrance. Declination 70° 12' 04" E. Painted all white so that no hour lines can be seen.
 
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  • Construction Date: 1945
 
References:
  • New York Times, Apr. 15, 1997 p. C13. "The Sundials of New York City."