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Watkins Glen  

Sundial: 517
State/Province:  New York Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Dial Condition:  Good
  Latitude and Longitude: 42° 22.760' N  76° 52.240' W
Location:
  • 206 7th Street
 
Description:
  • A simple horizontal dial made of slate with a copper gnomon. Hour lines are brass rods artfully arranged from 6am to 6pm. The hour lines are corrected for longitude.
 
General Information:
  • Owner: Joan Sala
  • Designer: John Vanderpyl
  • Builder: Joan Sala
 

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