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Rev G Austen’s Sundial – Regency Gadgets!

September 16, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

£12

Jane Austen Festival, Bath, UK

 

The Herschel Museum of Astronomy

Debbie James, Curator of the Herschel Museum of Astronomy invites you to join her on a private viewing of the astronomical instruments in the museum, one very similar to that mentioned by Jane Austen in a letter to her brother Francis: – Green Park Buildings Tuesday 29th January 1805

My dearest Frank … found among our dear Father’s little personal property, a small astronomical Instrument …. It is I believe a Compass & Sun-dial, & is in a Black Chagreen Case….

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Date:
September 16, 2014
Time:
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
£12
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Venue

Herschel Museum of Astronomy
19 New King St,
Bath, BA1 2BL United Kingdom
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Phone:
01225 446865

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