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time capsule

a container holding articles, documents, etc., representative of the current age, buried in the earth or in the foundations of a new building for discovery in the future

Time Capsule

A combination wireless router and backup disk from Apple. It provides the same functions as Apple's AirPort Extreme wireless router along with a high-capacity hard drive and was designed to work with Apple's Time Machine backup software. See AirPort and Time Machine.
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The time capsule is great way to mark the occasion and will show future generations how Grandhome was originally created.
Head of projects at English Heritage Simon Bean said: "It is a privilege to care for Hylton Castle and we were delighted to hear about the time capsule.
It's the only time capsule we have in our stores but we are always interested in different ideas and suggestions for capturing and preserving the past.
Caption: CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: It was discovered that water had seeped into the time capsule and had saturated the items.
The time capsule, to be marked by an engraved paver, will be a talking point among visitors for many years to come and we hope that it will inspire all kinds of people to share their thoughts and memories with us for posterity.
The time capsule containing 'all things Coventry' is laid in the ground at Friargate.
Ysgol Craig y Don pupils Ben Neils and Isobelle Smith, both aged 9, watched by fellow pupils as they bury the time capsule under the new park entrance STEVE LEWIS
Originally made of cowhide, the time capsule was believed to have been embedded in the cornerstone when construction on the state Capitol began in 1795.
The time capsule had been buried in 1930 by Mrs Howard Clay and the Education Committee and had lain undiscovered behind a foundation stone for 82 years .
The city buried the time capsule in 1992 to note the 150th anniversary of the incorporation of Fort Smith.
CHILDREN sent a message to the future by burying a time capsule in the grounds of their new school.