Tag Archives: Magna Carta

Una mensura sit per totum regnum nostrum

On Monday 15 June, the 800th anniversary of the signing of Magna Carta was celebrated in much of the English-speaking world. In this article we look at one of its less well-known clauses – that relating to weights and measures. … Continue reading

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Three notable anniversaries in 2015

Metric Views will be celebrating several anniversaries in 2015. In this, our first post of the New Year, we provide some pointers. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

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