Five inch Photo-visual refracting telescope by T.

Made:
1897-1921 in York
modifier:
Broadhurst, Clarkson and Company Limited
maker:
T. Cooke & Sons Ltd

Five inch Photo-visual refracting telescope by T. Cooke & Sons Limited on equatorial mount with slow motions but no pedestal or clock drive, early twentienth century.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1993-927
Materials:
lens, glass, mounting, steel and tube, brass
Measurements:
overall with later wooden stand: 3500 x 1400 x 950 mm
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
Giggleswick School. Astronomy Society

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