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Tony Fenton | April 25th 2015 | Travel
The Prime Meridian (Longitude 0 degrees, 0 minutes, 0 seconds)

Greenwich : The Prime Meridian (Longitude 0 degrees, 0 minutes, 0 seconds)

Earlier this month we had a great long weekend away in London, travelling down on the Friday and staying until Saturday evening.  We revisited Greenwich Observatory where on the Prime Meridian we got engaged on April 10 2010, exactly five years previous to our visit. As it was the end of the Half Term week, there were quite a few visitors there and also a telescope had been set up to allow you to look at the sun, seeing sunspots and solar prominences.  The people running it were very knowledgeable and made our visit a little more interesting. (more…)