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Sundial 276
State/Province:  Indiana Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  
Latitude:   39° 46' N Longitude:   86° 11' W
Location:
  • White River State Park, NE of Pumphouse Visitors Center
 
Description:
  • A stainless steel and concrete vertical structure 33 feet tall. A stainless steel triangular tube, upright, with triangular and trapezoidal cut-outs, placed in the center of a concrete circle, with a sundial face but may not be functional.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner:
  • TOTEM/ by Rinaldo Paluzzi (American, b. 1927)/ Fabricated by Mitchum-Schaefer, Inc./ of Indianapolis and donated to the White River State Park on Nov 9, 1982'
  • Designer: Rinaldo Paluzzi
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1982
 
References:
  • IAPS Listing, May 95