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North American Sundial Society

Orange  

Sundial: 527
State/Province:  Massachusetts Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Vertical Dial Condition:  Excellent
  Latitude and Longitude: 42° 35.452' N  72° 18.572' W
Location:
  • The dial is at 1 East Main Street, at the northeast corner of the intersection of East Main Street and North Main Street.
 
Description:
  • A vertical sundial built from Eastern White Pine local-grown timber. The dial face is 35x44 inches and the gnomon is a 3 inch long aluminum rod. Hour lines include analemmas and the spring and fall lines are painted different colors with corresponding dates identified. Solstice and equinox lines are shown.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: Town of Orange
  • Town of Orange
  • Designer: David Scott
  • Builder: David Scott
  • Construction Date: July, 2004
 

Last Revised: 2019-07-20 16:34
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