The sun dial worked during daylight, but how did people agree on what time it was at night before clocks were invented?

  • kent_eh
    link
    fedilink
    English
    arrow-up
    1
    ·
    edit-2
    5 months ago

    Matters for public transport tbh

    Which didn’t operate on that strict a time schedule (if at all) in the time period OP is asking about.

    • Flax@feddit.uk
      link
      fedilink
      English
      arrow-up
      1
      ·
      5 months ago

      Fair. I’d hate to show up to my bus 5 minutes early just to realise it left 10 minutes early, though