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Sundial 584
State/Province:  British Columbia Country:  Canada
Dial Type:  Armillary Condition:  Good
Latitude:   49° 30' N Longitude:   117° 15' W
Location:
  • Oso Negro Caf?
    Corner of Victoria and Ward St.
 
Description:
  • A 4 foot wide by 6 foot tall armillary dial of mild steel and blown glass. Dial is manually adjustable for standard or DST. Ecliptic ring includes zodiacal symbols. Dial base includes a 12 inch hemispherical time capsule to be opened October 14, 2015.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Oso Negro Caf
  • Designer: Nathan Smith
  • Builder: Nathan Smith
  • Construction Date: 14-Oct-05