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Ruth Belville : the Greenwich time lady

Author: David Rooney; Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
Publisher: London : National Maritime Museum, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An account of the Belville family, who from 1836 to 1940 ran a business delivering time to London subscribers by way of an eighteenth-century pocket watch called 'Arnold'.
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Named Person: Ruth Belville; Belville
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Rooney; Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
ISBN: 9780948065972 0948065974
OCLC Number: 223911031
Notes: At foot of title: Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
Maps on lining papers.
Description: 192 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm
Contents: Includes sources and further reading (p. 174-184) and index.
Responsibility: David Rooney.

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An account of the Belville family, who from 1836 to 1940 ran a business delivering time to London subscribers by way of an eighteenth-century pocket watch called 'Arnold'.

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