The Spring Equinox – 20 and 21 March

Posted on March 20th, 2013 by The British Newspaper Archive

To celebrate the arrival of the Spring Equinox, we’ve posted below three newspaper stories from the early 20th Century that report on the northern hemisphere tilting closer to the sun, and also a report from 1893, which contains a lyrical and poetic description of the arrival of the Spring Equinox.

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Dundee Courier – Saturday 21 March 1903

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The Evening Post. – Monday 24 March 1902

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000582/19020324/002/0002

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Hastings and St Leonards Observer – Saturday 06 April 1901

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000293/19010406/078/0007

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The Star – Tuesday 21 March 1893

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000184/18930321/028/0002

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