Photograph (silver print) showing the 3-foot Rosse

Made:
1880 in Birr, Leinster and Republic of Ireland

Photograph (silver print) showing the 3-foot Rosse Telescope with later equatorial mounting from the eastern side. Taken about 1880 by Lieutent-Colonel Harry J. Watson who was posted to nearby Newbridge.

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Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1930-767
Materials:
card, complete and paper
type:
telescope - reflecting
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
William Porthouse

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