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   One of our most important jobs was providing help at the Kite Shed.

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Historically, the Blue Hill Observatory performed important meteorological research using kites.

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   It was only right that we got into the swing of things, and helped the guests make their own kites.

 We even provided free test flights -- 

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-- but weren't entirely successful in avoiding kite-eating trees.

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It was exhausting work -- 

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-- but well worth it.

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