San Francisco, California: Ingleside Sundial

Giant 28-ft. sundial gnomon accurately tells time in this circle park within a residential neighborhood. The sundial was dedicated in 1913 as a marketing promotion (on the site of the old Ingleside Racetrack) to sell properties in the Ingleside Terraces development.

Address:
Entrada Court, San Francisco, CA
Directions:
From Ocean Avenue, take Victoria (at Voice of Pentecost Church) for only one block, turn right on Urbano, then left on Borica, then right on Entrada.
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Giant Sundial

At the center of the city's residential Ingleside Terraces neighborhood is a sundial with a 28-foot-long gnomon, and a worthy member of America's unnecessarily large objects club. The sundial is within the oval Urbano Drive, which follows the course of the former Ingleside Racetrack. For a refreshing contrast in size, the tiny jockey house at 280 Byxbee Street is nearby.

[Dave Schweisguth, 07/18/2017]

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