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    Nautical mile = one degree of latitude at the Equator (approx)
    Indeed the Earth being 360degrees so the knot was taken as the circumference of the earth at the Equator.


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    13. In what year did Elvis Presley die?


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    1984....................

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    If I can't be SKIING then CRUISING is the next best thing

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    1972 ?................

    Cruising my way through life!

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    1977.............................................. ....

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    A long time ago!


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    1977.............................................. .....


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    Pete -------you are quick on the draw tonight. Another point for knot as a nautical mile per hour.
    did say the rapid responce team,of one man was in tonight

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    A long time ago!
    No no.......it seems like only last week but, as Lizzie knows, it was actually 1977..........comes to think of it - two years before my son was born........on second thoughts.......that was a long time ago!


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