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Nashville  

Sundial 425
State/Province:  Tennessee Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Condition:  Excellent
Latitude:   36° 09' N Longitude:   86° 48' W
Location:
  • Montgomery Bell Academy Science Building, above the main entry.
 
Description:
  • A 6 x 7 foot vertical dial declining 16.4? east of south sits above the entrance to the Science Building. The dial shows hour lines, declination lines and a noon analemma.
 
General Information:
  • Owner:
  • Designer: Kenneth Lynch & Sons with Fred Sawyer
  • Builder: Kenneth Lynch & Sons
  • Construction Date: 1999