Sun clock of Ely, England

As most part of the world are days from shifting the ‘Daylight Saving Time’ back by one hour, I present you one of the most ancient apparatus for keeping time – Sun clock! This is a sundial or shadow clock where the shadow cast by the needle on the wall markings will give out the […]

Isle of Ely

Place: Ely, Cambridgeshire, UK Date: 14th April 2006 Ely derives its name from Eel(y), a place where a lot of eels were to be found. And Eely is by no way an island now; it was once, until the 17th century, after which they completely drained the water from the low-lying fenlands. This place also […]