SY1388 : Blue Plaque, Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth, Devon

taken 3 years ago, near to Salcombe Regis, Devon, Great Britain

Blue Plaque, Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth, Devon
Blue Plaque, Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth, Devon
This observatory is situated on Salcombe Hill.

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This plaque relates to Sir John Ambrose Fleming (1849-1945), inventory of the diode radio valve, pioneer in wireless technology. He was a friend of the observatory and lived in Sidmouth.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 10 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 26 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  Village, Rural settlement 
Primary Subject of Photo
Plaque 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 1394 8827 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:41.2616N 3:13.1785W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 1395 8825
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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