TL4359 : Foundations of Newall Dome (1891)

near to Coton, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

Foundations of Newall Dome (1891)
Foundations of Newall Dome (1891)
Archaeology before the building of the Kavli Institute for Cosmology has revealed the foundations for the dome to the Newall Telescope. In this picture you can see the foundations for the central pillar of the telescope mount (centre) and the foundations for the dome walls. The Newall Telescope, a 25-inch refractor was located here from 1891-1955.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Mark Hurn and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
year taken
2008
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TL4359, 178 images   (more nearby)
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Image classification?
Geograph
Date Taken
Friday, 29 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 29 February, 2008
Category
Observatory   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 431 594 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:12.8532N 0:5.6485E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 431 594
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

This page has been viewed about 68 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register
please donate