TQ3381 : "Umbra Sumus" sundial

taken 11 years ago, near to Shoreditch, Islington, Great Britain

"Umbra Sumus" sundial
"Umbra Sumus" sundial
The Latin words on this sundial, to be seen on what is now the Great London Mosque (TQ3381 : The Great London Mosque in Brick Lane), come from Horace:
Pulvis et Umbra Sumus/ We are Dust and Shade.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 21 January, 2007   (more nearby)
Friday, 26 January, 2007
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 338 817 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.1396N 0:4.3174W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 338 816
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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