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Elizabethtown  

Sundial 451
State/Province:  Pennsylvania Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Condition:  Good
Latitude:   40° 08.372' N Longitude:   76° 37.049' W
Location:
  • Masonic Grand Lodge Hall
    Masonic Village
    1 Masonic Drive
    Elizabethtown
 
Description:
  • A 4x4 foot marble vertical dial declining 25° east of south with a copper gnomon, located above the center entrance of the Grand Lodge Hall and overlooking the formal garden of the Masonic Village of Elizabethtown. The dial face includes hour lines with half hour and ten minute marks and Roman numerals. An inscription, "ANNO DOMINI MCMXII" is located above the gnomon. The dial declines 25° east of south.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner:
  • Inscribed "ANNO DOMINI MCMXII"
  • Designer:
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: 1912
 

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