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San Francisco  

Sundial: 417
State/Province:  California Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Dial Condition:  Good
  Latitude:   37° 46.390' N Longitude: 122° 27.390' W
Location:
  • Fuchsia Dell in Golden Gate Park
 
Description:
  • A plain but nicely done brass horizontal dial about 2 feet in diameter mounted on a simple concrete pedestal. The dial is in good condition, but about 50 degrees out of alignment.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: City of San Francisco
  • Dial has raised letters saying "Amidst the flowers I tell the hours." Appropriate for the location in Fuchsia Dell.
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  • Builder:
 

Last Revised: 2019-02-10 11:34