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North American Sundial Society

New York  

Sundial: 215
State/Province:  New York Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Cylindrical Dial Condition:  Very good
  Latitude and Longitude: 40° 48.575' N  73° 57.679' W
Location:
  • Columbia Univ. Washington Heights Campus, in front of Pupin Hall at Broadway and 120th St.
    In between Schapiro Center and University Hall.
 
Description:
  • A half-cylinder equatorial dial whose body structure is exactly the same as the one (#28) at Trinity College, Hartford, CT, only the pedestal here is lower. Named ?The Camp Columbia Sundial?, a gift of Camp Columbia to memorialize Dean Hennessy (1917-1991).
 
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Last Revised: 2019-07-31 20:53

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