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Behold Bella and Pa aboard an early steamboat for Greenwich.
Let's get on a penny steamboat and go down to Greenwich.
The Greenwich Observatory had placed itself at the doctor's disposal.
It was with almost childish joy that I made a little circle in my note-book and traced the word Greenwich beside it.
As for the observatory at Greenwich, seconded as it was by the twenty- two astronomical establishments of Great Britain, it spoke plainly enough.
I had pulled down as far as Greenwich with the ebb tide, and had turned with the tide.
The rest of my cattle I got safe ashore, and set them a-grazing in a bowling-green at Greenwich, where the fineness of the grass made them feed very heartily, though I had always feared the contrary:
This famous timepiece, always regulated on the Greenwich meridian, which was now some seventy-seven degrees westward, was at least four hours slow.
Through this the king was to escape the next night, and, hidden by the black covering of the scaffold, was to change his dress for that of a workman, slip out with his deliverers, pass the sentinels, who would suspect nothing, and so reach the skiff that was waiting for him at Greenwich.
20" and 140 degrees 10" West longitude from Greenwich.
Fog in the eyes and throats of ancient Greenwich pensioners, wheezing by the firesides of their wards; fog in the stem and bowl of the afternoon pipe of the wrathful skipper, down in his close cabin; fog cruelly pinching the toes and fingers of his shivering little 'prentice boy on deck.
There's a man blown up in Greenwich Park this morning.