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Big Bay  

Sundial: 467
State/Province:  Ontario Country:  Canada
Dial Type:  Analemmatic Dial Condition:  Excellent
  Latitude:   44° 47.000' N Longitude: 80° 55.000' W
  • At Keppel Croft Farm and Gardens on Bruce Peninsula next to Georgian Bay, 20 km NE of Wiarton and 25 km N of Owen Sound.
  • This is a nicely constructed analemmatic dial, made of concrete, stone and ceramic tile. The hour markers are a series of small posts set in a continuous elliptical path with a 6 meter major axis and 4 meter minor axis. The sundial is located in a field next to a megalithic henge at Keppel Croft Farm and Gardens.
General Information:
  • Owner: Bill Loney
  • Designer: Steve Irvine and Bill Loney
  • Builder: Steve Irvine and Bill Loney
  • Construction Date: 1-Nov
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