Floating Zenith Telescope designed by Bryson Cooks

Made:
1900 in Cambridge and York
maker:
The Cambridge Scientific Instrument Company

Floating Zenith Telescope designed by Bryson Cookson, made by Cambridge Scientific Instrument Company with objectice lens by T. Cooke & Sons Ltd in 1900. Used at University of Cambridge, Observatories 1900-11 then the Royal Observatory, Greenwich 1911-51.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1956-62
type:
zenith telescope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
credit:
University of Cambridge (Observatories)