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Greenwich Observatory

Greenwich Observatory

A late-Georgian engraving of Flamsteed House, Greenwich Observatory. If one can speak of an operational nerve centre of the 18th-century British ToV campaign - including observations made in Canada - it would be of this building, the "seat" of the Astronomer Royal. Image courtesy of Specula astronomica minima (©Specula astronomica minima).

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