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Sundial 835
State/Province:  Pennsylvania Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Analemmatic Condition:  Good
Latitude:   40° 48.526' N Longitude:   77° 55.291' W
Location:
  • On the grounds of Park Forest Elementary School adjacent to the Kindergarten wing in Patton Township in State College, PA
 
Description:
  • A simple analemmatic dial about 12 feet across. Square unmarked flagstone or pavers mark the hours. The walkway has a concrete base covered by the same flagstone or pavers. The walkway months are embossed in the stone.

    The dial was an Eagle Scout project of Oakes Spivey and Boy Scout Troop 50, Park Forest, State College
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Park Forest Elementary School
  • Designer: Donnan M. Stoicovy
  • Builder: Oaks Spivey and Troop 50 of Forest Springs
  • Construction Date: March 2013
 

Last Revised: 2016-08-21 16:18