New web service: obtain dump of bitcoin block NNNN

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As part of Bitcoin Watch, a new feature provides a developer-friendly dump of a bitcoin block at the specified height.

GET parameters:
"h" - height of block to download
"json" - set to non-zero value, to enable application/json output rather than HTML output


Dump block 72000:

Dump block 72000, with JSON:

This sub-page of Bitcoin Watch shows the last 7 days worth of blocks, each block linking to expanded data:

Superb! Thanks a lot.
That's kind of interesting as an upside-down bar chart of how many blocks were produced each day.  The target is 144 blocks per day.