One of two photographs (silver prints) of the Grea

Made:
1880 in Leinster, Birr and Republic of Ireland

One of two photographs (silver prints) of the Great Rosse Telescope from the southwest. Taken about 1880 by Lieutent-Colonel Harry J. Watson, seen seated on the ladder, whilst he was posted to nearby Newbridge.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1930-766/2
type:
telescope - reflecting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
William Porthouse