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Wynndel  

Sundial 760
State/Province:  British Columbia Country:  Canada
Dial Type:  Equatorial Condition:  Excellent
Latitude:   49° 12.610' N Longitude:   116° 35.365' W
Location: Access: This is a private dial. See below for access details.
  • Private Residence
    Wynndel
 
Description:
  • A ring equatorial dial built inside a cross-sectioned propane LPG tank. The equatorial surface has an inset plaque that shows EOT corrected time and includes declination lines for date shown by the shadow of the nodus on the polar gnomon wire. Dial sits on a granite block pedestal that shows cardinal directions.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Klaus Kuhnlein
  • Designer: Klaus Kuhnlein
  • Builder: Klaus Kuhnlein
  • Construction Date: Fall 2006
 

Last Revised: 6/27/2012 16:51