SP5107 : Observatory in the University Parks

taken 10 months ago, near to Oxford, Oxfordshire, Great Britain

Observatory in the University Parks
Observatory in the University Parks
University of Oxford :: SP5106
The second-oldest surviving university in the world and the oldest in the English-speaking world. Although its exact date of foundation is unclear, there is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096.

Most undergraduate teaching at Oxford is organised around weekly tutorials at self-governing colleges and halls, supported by classes, lectures and laboratory work organised by University faculties and departments, the university is spread around the city.

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Oxford University Parks
The Oxford University Parks (always referred to in the plural although in reality it is a single space) covers 30 hectares and is owned by the University but open to the public. It includes the Oxford University Cricket Club.
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Date Taken
Friday, 5 May, 2017   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 15 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens  Educational sites 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 5162 0708 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:45.6021N 1:15.2092W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 5160 0713
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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