Eight years from the time of turning the first sod saw 71 m.
The sod arched into the air and fell, targeting Keaton.
Sometimes the well dent is visible, where once a spring oozed; now dry and tearless grass; or it was covered deep--not to be discovered till some late day--with a flat stone under the sod, when the last of the race departed.
The first sod of the great line was cut at Chalk Farm, London, on the 1st of June 1834.
" Winter " in-, 00 eludes October to arch at Sod, so Greenwich and Batavia; November to February at Kew ky and M Kew '110 Bureau Central; December 100, 100 November to January ' at Karasjok, and December and Janu ary at Perpignan.