SZ0099 : Wimborne Minster: the astronomical clock

near to Wimborne Minster, Dorset, Great Britain

Wimborne Minster: the astronomical clock
Wimborne Minster: the astronomical clock
This clock dates from around 1320, and is in the tower of the SZ0099 : Wimborne Minster: parish and minster church of St. Cuthburga. The sun, around the outside circle, denotes the hour, while the phase of the moon is indicated by the lunar figure in the smaller ring. The Earth is in the very centre.
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1993
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1993   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 23 August, 2007
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OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 009 999 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:47.9412N 1:59.2903W
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