2010-09-04 52 -0

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Sat 4 Sep 2010 in Northampton:
52.0448326, -0.0126721

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[edit] Location

In a residential street in Royston.

[edit] Participants

Sourcerer

[edit] Expedition

Sourcerer (Neil) spotted that the hash point was only 850 metres west of the Greenwich Meridian and there was another hashpoint 850 metres east. This was the ideal opportunity to collect two easy hashes, very close to each other. For this hash point he didn't even need to get out of the car. The distance to the GPS waymark dropped to 1 metre as he drove along the street. This was point 3 of a quad hash.

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[edit] More Proof

I have a gdb file from my Garmin GPS receiver. I used GPSBabel to convert it to GPX/XML format. Here is the trackpoint for the geohash. The time-stamp is in GMT.

<trkpt lat="52.044800771400332" lon="-0.01267159357667">
  <ele>81.3687744140625</ele>
  <time>2010-09-04T16:14:32Z</time>
</trkpt>

[edit] Other geohashing expeditions on the same day

Expeditions and Plans

2010-09-04
McMinnville, Oregon Jim Off a highway near Salem down a steep embankment.
Schweinfurt, Germany Danatar in a harvested corn field near Burghausen, a part of Wasserlosen. Country:...
Kielce, Poland Felinator In the middle of river Wisła (Vistula) in Kraków, near power plant Łęg.
Northampton, United Kingdom Sourcerer In a residential street in Royston.
Cambridge, United Kingdom Sourcerer In a sugar beet field east of Royston.
Utrecht, Netherlands Freeze XJ, CO2 In between Montfoort en IJsselstein, in a piece of farmland, probably priva...
Hull, United Kingdom Sourcerer In a sweet corn field just north west of the village of Sibsey. The nearest...
Skegness, United Kingdom Sourcerer In a harvested wheat field just north of the village of Sibsey. The nearest...


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