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Sundial 544
State/Province:  Arizona Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Condition:  Excellent
Latitude:   32° 13' N Longitude:   110° 59' W
Location:
  • Carmichael residence at 925 E. Foothills Drive.
 
Description:
  • Four vertical dials on the faces of a 100-inch tall redwood cupola on the roof of a private residence. The 21-inch dial faces are kiln-fired porcelain on steel; the bezels and gnomons are copper. The dials are longitude corrected for MST. Three dials have solar noon marks.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: John Carmichael
  • Maker's initials (JLC) and estimated completion date of 2005.
  • Designer: John Carmichael
  • Builder: John Carmichael and KVO Industries
  • Construction Date: 2-Mar-06