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Sundial 30
State/Province:  Connecticut Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Condition:  
Latitude:   41° 19' N Longitude:   72° 56' W
Location:
  • Yale University, Sterling Library Courtyard on the SW corner of High and Wall Streets
 
Description:
  • Vertical dial on Sterling Library. Rectangular stone with hour lines and Arabic numbers. Gnomon is a plain rod emanating from a sunburst. Stonework shows it to be built into the wall of the library.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Yale University
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  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1930