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Danville  

Sundial 879
State/Province:  Vermont Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Condition:  Excellent
Latitude:   44° 24.6' N Longitude:   77° 8.4' W
Location:
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Description:
  • A simple vertical dial created on the front brick wall of the high school. There are no hour lines, but large Roman numerals are placed from 10am to 5pm to delineate the hours using Daylight Saving Time (where the 1pm hour is on the vertical). The gnomon is a simple rod.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Danville Public School System
  • Designer: Students
  • Builder: Students
  • Construction Date: late 2000's
 

Last Revised: 2017-08-24 18:17