TR3864 : Royal Harbour, Ramsgate

taken 12 years ago, near to Ramsgate, Kent, Great Britain

Royal Harbour, Ramsgate
Royal Harbour, Ramsgate
The Ramsgate Maritime Museum is housed in the 19th century clockhouse on the right which was once an outpost of the Royal Observatory and houses the Ramsgate Meridian, from which Ramsgate's own particular Mean Time - 5 mins 41 secs ahead of Greenwich - was calculated. The slipways in the foreground seem designed for working on large boats pulled up out of the water, there are stacks of large oak wedges alongside the nearer one for chocking up hulls.
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TR3864, 532 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 17 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 19 April, 2006
Category
Harbour   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 384 646 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:19.8653N 1:25.3114E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 385 646
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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