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Herstmonceux

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a village in S England, in E Sussex north of Eastbourne: 15th-century castle, site of the Royal Observatory, which was transferred from Greenwich between 1948 and 1958, until 1990

Herstmonceux

(herst -mŏn-soo) Former site, in East Sussex, of the Royal Greenwich Observatory.
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2) Richard Chenevix Trench records his relief that Julius Hare, when he left Trinity to become vicar of Hurstmonceux, did not "preach from 'Wilhelm Meister,'" but delivered "excellent, plain, and practical sermons.