London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
business premises of
Noted watch and
Erected 1948 by London County Council.
Location. 51° 31.066′ N, 0° 7.21′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of High Holborn and Southampton Row, on the right when traveling west on High Holborn. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 119 High Holborn, London Borough of Camden, England WC1V 6RD, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Marsden (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); Rosetti, Morris, and Burne-Jones (about 210 meters away); Isaac D'Israeli (about 210 meters away); Dr. Robert Willan (about 240 meters away); Bertrand Russell (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Sir Hans Sloane (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Thomas Henry Wyatt (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Plough (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
Also see . . .
1. About Thomas Earnshaw (ThomasEarnshaw.com). "Thomas Earnshaw is revered as a legend and pioneer (Submitted on November 3, 2017.)
2. Thomas Earnshaw (Wikipedia). "Thomas Earnshaw (4 February 1749 in Ashton-under-Lyne – 1 March 1829 in London) was an English watchmaker who following John Arnold's earlier work, further simplified the process of marine chronometer production, making them available to the general public. He is also known for his improvements to the transit clock at the Royal Greenwich Observatory in London and his invention of a chronometer escapement and a form of bimetallic compensation balance." (Submitted on November 3, 2017.)
Additional keywords. Horology
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 3, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.