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St. Augustine  

Sundial 611
State/Province:  Florida Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Condition:  Good
Latitude:   29° 53.3' N Longitude:   29° 18.5' W
Location:
  • Cathedral of Catholic Church
 
Description:
  • Approximately 2 x 3 foot vertical painted dial on wall of cathedral. Dial face includes hour lines with Roman numerals and 15 minute marks, and location coordinates. Wall orientation and gnomon alignment not verified.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: St. Augustine Catholic Church
  • "PEREVNT ET IMPVTANTVR"
  • Designer:
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: Original dial c. 1887