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Burlington  

Sundial: 597
State/Province:  Ontario Country:  Canada
Dial Type:  Armillary Sphere Condition:  Good
  Latitude:   43° 19.500' N Longitude: 79° 47.800' W
Location:
  • On sidewalk at corner of Brant Street and Lakeshore Road
 
Description:
  • A simple steel armillary dial ten feet high overall on a 5x5 foot granite base. The dial is located in front of a building named in honor of William Bunton, a prominent local businessman who died in 1881.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner:
  • A plaque on the dial pedestal describes the contributions of William Bunton.
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