[time-nuts] Time-nut going England!
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Wed Apr 26 17:10:55 EDT 2017
Yes -- Greenwich is a must. Also read up on why the GPS 0.00000 E line
is not on the mark that is etched in the ground. Then walk over to the 0
point and admire your GPS receiver.
The Harrison clocks are a wonder to behold.....
On 26/04/2017 11:46, Graham / KE9H wrote:
> If you have never seen them, you must make a pilgrimage to see the Harrison
> Clocks at the Greenwich Observatory.
> If you have not read the book, you must read the book "Longitude" before
> seeing the clocks.
> --- Graham
> On Wed, Apr 26, 2017 at 8:05 AM, Attila Kinali <attila at kinali.ch> wrote:
>> I'll be in the UK for three weeks and will have a "free" week
>> between 13th and 20th of May. I will most probably be around
>> the London area and maybe spend a day or two in Southampton.
>> If someone wants to meet for a beer or cup of hot chocolate,
>> or knows of time-nutty things to do, please let me know.
>> I would also appreciate if someone knows an affordable place
>> to stay at in London, so that it doesn't strain the purse
>> of this poor student too much.
>> Attila Kinali
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