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North American Sundial Society

Baltimore  

Sundial: 324
State/Province:  Maryland Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Dial Condition:  Poor
  Latitude and Longitude: 39° 24.447' N  76° 35.482' W
Location:
  • Goucher College behind Huebeck Hall on the main campus
 
Description:
  • A horizontal dial 36 inches in diameter, made of bronze, sitting on an irregular pentagonal block of granite. Gnomon missing. Calibrated to read local solar time, and has a graph of the Equation of Time to correct readings to standard time.
 
General Information:
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  • Construction Date: 1960
 
References:
  • Geo. McDowell, Ten Sundials in Maryland, #2
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