TQ4000 : Detail of 0 monument

taken 13 years ago, near to Peacehaven, East Sussex, Great Britain

Detail of 0° monument
Detail of 0 monument
This is the detail of one panel of the Peacehaven meridian monument (TQ4000 : 0°).

Here is the text; the main part consists of four columns: place country spherical distance in statute miles azimuths (degrees)

London (Greenwich) England 48 0 00
Edinburgh Scotland 380 341 04
Dublin Ireland 335 306 17
Canberra Australia [indistinct] 67 15
Ottawa Canada 3359 306 17
Delhi India 4172 79 51
Cape Town Sth Africa 5961 164 43
Wellington New Zealand 11735 22 52
Georgetown Br Guiana [indistinct] 243 36
Valetta Malta [?]1956 159 27
St. Helier Jersey [indistinct] 221 04
Victoria Br. Columbia 4804 323 51
St. Johns Newfoundland [?]2341 285 36
[indistinct] Town West Indies [indistinct] 271 [indistinct]
Freetown Sierra Leone 3017 199 [?]09
Jamestown St. Helena 4620 [indistinct]86 00
Rangoon Burma 3586 74 36
Cape Coast Town Gold Coast 3144 181 35
Pietermaritzburg Natal 5856 153 47
Port Louis Mauritius 5993 127 38
Halifax Nova Scotia 2893 287 22
Fredericton New Brunswick 2972 290 42
Charlotte Town Prince Ed. Island 2818 289 09
Belize Br. Honduras [?]5206 279 54
Gibraltar Spain 1035 195 56
Singapore Malay States 6750 78 25
Aden Arabia 3634 119 47
Hongkong [sic] China 6003 57 42

Note the azimuths are measured from north round by east 0 to 360
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TQ4000, 52 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 13 June, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 July, 2007
Category
Monument > Monument   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 409 008 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:47.3899N 0:0.1337W
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