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« Reply #15 on: March 07, 2016, 08:19:51 PM »

Yeah, I learnt that while I was there -not about Mrs BC, the chimanee.
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« Reply #16 on: March 07, 2016, 08:21:26 PM »

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« Reply #17 on: March 07, 2016, 08:23:01 PM »

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« Reply #18 on: March 07, 2016, 08:25:47 PM »

Proper chaps.
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« Reply #19 on: March 07, 2016, 08:27:08 PM »

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« Reply #20 on: March 07, 2016, 08:29:25 PM »

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« Reply #21 on: March 07, 2016, 08:30:48 PM »

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« Reply #22 on: March 07, 2016, 08:33:47 PM »

Did you know water pipes used to made from wood? I didn't. Tree trunks bored all the way through with a steam driven auger.
The glass panel in the floor on the left lets you see the Thames flowing beneath the building.
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« Reply #23 on: March 07, 2016, 08:36:05 PM »

A chap, in his natural habitat.
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« Reply #24 on: March 07, 2016, 08:38:25 PM »

Told you I learnt that.  Smiley
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« Reply #25 on: March 07, 2016, 08:40:39 PM »

More hands on educational stuff outside, including this beautifully built stainless steel explanation of Archimedes screws, waterwheels & valves. How long did that take someone to construct?
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« Reply #26 on: March 07, 2016, 08:42:11 PM »

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« Reply #27 on: March 07, 2016, 08:43:49 PM »

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« Reply #28 on: March 07, 2016, 08:45:04 PM »

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« Reply #29 on: March 07, 2016, 08:46:22 PM »

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