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North American Sundial Society

Wilmot  

Sundial 444
State/Province:  Ohio Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Excellent
Latitude:   40° 40' 20" N Longitude:   81° 38' 31" W
Location:
  • In front of the Astronomy Education Building of The Wilderness Center, 9877 Alabama Ave. SW.
 
Description:
  • The Wilderness Center Sundial is large horizontal dial with a 6-foot steel gnomon approximately 27 inches thick. The base is done in slate with copper numbers.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: The Wilderness Center
  • Designer: Dave Gill of The Wilderness Center Astronomy Club
  • Builder: Joe Halter of Solmet Technologies
  • Construction Date: 1-Jun