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Lafayette  

Sundial 508
State/Province:  Louisiana Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Analemmatic Condition:  Excellent
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Location:
  • Courtyard of Lafayette Middle School
 
Description:
  • An analemmatic dial about 15 x 20 feet of concrete raised slightly above the surrounding school yard. Edged in brick. The center line is brick inset with dates to each side. The hours are marked for both Central and Daylight time. Large cardinal points are at the edge of the dial. The dial is rugged yet fits with the modern design of the school.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Lafayette School System
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