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Winston-Salem  

Sundial 709
State/Province:  North Carolina Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Analemmatic Condition:  Good
Latitude:   36° 04.589' N Longitude:   80° 14.750' W
Location: Access: This is a private dial. See below for access details.
  • Private residence
    65 Park Boulevard
    Winston-Salem
 
Description:
  • A 23.5 foot major axis analemmatic dial with a 10 foot tall movable steel vertical gnomon. Hours are marked by numerals on solar-powered lamps on the ellipse at the perimeter bush line. The concrete dial face consists of an 8 foot dais that displays the EOT and hosts a handsome gargoyle.

    This private dial is available for viewing by contacting the owner.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: John Steinberger; contact phone 336-722-2312
  • Designer: John Steinberger
  • Builder: John Steinberger
  • Construction Date: 2008-2011
 

Last Revised: 7/23/2011 11:15