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Portland  

Sundial 426
State/Province:  Connecticut Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Good
Latitude:   41° 33' N Longitude:   72° 24' W
Location: Access: This is a private dial. See below for access details.
  • On the courtyard of St. Clement's Castle
    1931 Portland Cobalt Road
    Facility specializes in wedding functions. The sundial may be viewed by wedding guests.
 
Description:
  • An 18x18 inch square horizontal sundial with ornate engraving. Along the edge are Roman numerals telling the hours. The gnomon is equally ornate. Both dial plate and gnomon are made of brass. Dial sits on a tapered granite pedestal with a square granite cap.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: St. Clement's Castle
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