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Harrison's Sea Clocks at the Royal Observatory

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Harrison's Sea Clocks at the Royal Observatory

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Harrison's Sea Clocks at the Royal Observatory

They are the result of amazing dedication to a single end. Years of work to design and create and a very English determination to get the job done, no matter what the personal cost. They are also symbolic of England's primacy in navigation and seamanship at the time.

David Watson

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The most beautiful and elegant engineered creations to be put on this earth during that time.
Martyn James Lemon


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My favourite Icon of England has to be the Cornish Pasty.

Ian Baldry

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