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Sundial: 556
State/Province:  Massachusetts Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Dial Condition:  Fair
  Latitude and Longitude: 42° 22.518 N  71° 7.098' W
  • Harvard University behind Holden Chapel. Visible from Peabody St.
  • A stone horizontal dial on a pedestal about 4 ft. high donated to Harvard by class of 1870.
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: Harvard University
  • On this moment hangs eternity
  • Designer:
  • Builder:
  • Construction Date: somewhat after 1870

Last Revised: 2021-07-05 15:26

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