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Harry Taggart on August 4, 2010

As you well know all time is measured from our Planet,s movement in space, Majid, The English were the first to set and measure Longitude and Latitude global meridians. the time meridian being the Latitude one that they zeroed on a line in Greenwich. With Greenwich mean time,with the global book of pre calculated angles and the Englishman Harrison,s chronometer, the Seas were opened to safe travel. Now all we need is a wee Sat, Nav, LOL cheers scally.

Harry Taggart on August 4, 2010

Hi Antoni. many thanks for your very nice comments and Like, best regards scally.

Κοσμάς Καραχλές on August 4, 2010

Scally very nice , I like it. Kosmas

Harry Taggart on August 5, 2010

Hi Kosmos,thank you for the like it. best regards scally.

zanot10 - NO VIEWS on August 5, 2010

Excellent image!

Greetings Z.

Harry Taggart on August 5, 2010

Many thanks Z for your nice comment, best regards scally.

Utpal (Sonu) on August 5, 2010

Nice capture Scally, I was hear last year and its really nice place. It feels nice to be at GMT line where time starts.

I like that guy in the background, which looks actually smaller than the bench at first instance.

nice one



☆ SM MIRHOSSEINI on August 5, 2010


Harry Taggart on August 5, 2010

Hi Utpal I was up there a few years ago and it was a bit like standing at the Equator Line, stepping over to the opposite side of the World, not that it felt any different. LOl. I got a bit of a fright, when I checked that Guy at the Bench, then found he was 1/2 way up the hill at the back.:) best regards scally.

Harry Taggart on August 5, 2010

Thank you SM Mirhosseini for your much appreciated Like it. best regards scally.

Teresa Jankowska on August 5, 2010

very beautiful place


best wishes from Poland

Aganto Seno on August 5, 2010

Really great capture. I do like it. Plus *YS. Greetings, Seno

Maverick75 on August 5, 2010

A beautiful view of wonderful place ... Congratulations my friend Scally for the nice picture!

Kind regards,


Harry Taggart on August 5, 2010

Hi Teresa thanks for your beautiful comment and Like it. best regards to Poland scally.

Harry Taggart on August 5, 2010

Thank you very much Seno, for your nice comment, Like it, and Y*, say hello to the Dragon, :) best regards scally.

Harry Taggart on August 5, 2010

Hi Celso it is nice to have you back, best regards scally.

Bart Aerts on August 6, 2010

Scally, I would like to ask you a favor. Can you plan a visit again during my following holidays and stop the time for a couple of days? You 'll receive a few crats of Belgian beer, for your wife a few kilo's Belgian pralines (chocolat)and a lot of thanks. Cheers, Bart.

Bart Aerts on August 6, 2010

And now serious, great shot of an amazing place, Scally. Like 20. Cheers, Bart.

Harry Taggart on August 6, 2010

Bert did you never read the story of one man,s wish to God that he should stop time? He got his wish when God stopped the Earth,s rotation, but the only problem was that everything that was not fixed solid to the Earth,s crust, kept going and flew off into Space.LOL I almost was going to do as you said, but PRALINES! my wife has had more than enough PRALINES! Now if you had offered a bread and water diet Bart? cheers scally. thanks for the Like 20.

Mehmet Güçlü on August 6, 2010

perfect photo


best wishes, OLYMPIST

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Harry Taggart
Glasgow City, United Kingdom

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    by Harry Taggart
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