SP0228 : New blue plaque for Christopher Merrett

taken 5 months ago, near to Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

New blue plaque for Christopher Merrett
New blue plaque for Christopher Merrett
Christopher Merrett was born in Winchcombe in 1614. An eminent scientist, he submitted a paper to the Royal Academy in 1662 on fermentation and using the term sparkling wine. This was three decades before the French claim to have invented champagne!
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Sunday, 28 May, 2017   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 28 May, 2017
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 0226 2819 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:57.1318N 1:58.1115W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 0227 2820
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