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Amble has Europe's largest GNOMON (sundial indicator)

In Amble Town Square is Europe’s largest GNOMON (sundial indicator) which is accurate to 15 seconds!


Garden Gnomons?

Several large Italian churches are also self-contained observatories and time-keepers. Because of their size and because so many of them have cupolas these architectural features have been used to guide the sun’s rays and produce more accurate calculations of time. 380 more words


Gnomon, Dial, Duncan, Lorymer, Loyetea, Housetop, St Valentines: 12-13 July 2014

Well, I’m supposed to be filling in a funding proposal for a program to increase awareness about the need for tolerance and protection of minorities in a number of ‘hotspots’ in Indonesia, but I think I need a break.. 5,757 more words