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Painting - Williamstown Observatory, 1862 Image Reg. No: ST 041493

Summary:
Watercolour painting of the Williamstown Observatory, August 1862, by "A.H.B.". Shows shows the transit telescope building, time ball tower, domed telescope building and associated buildings.
Description Of Content:
WATERCOLOUR PAINTING OF THE WILLIAMSTOWN OBSERVATORY, AUGUST 1862, BY "A.H.B " SHOWS THE TRANSIT TELESCOPE BUILDING, TIME BALL TOWER, DOMED TELESCOPE BUILDING AND ASSOCIATED BUILDINGS.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Transfer from Melbourne Observatory, 1946
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 33 cm (Width), 48 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: astronomy, observatories, telescopes
Themes this item is part of: Williamstown Observatory, 1853-1863, Melbourne Observatory Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Melbourne Observatory & Standard Time in Victoria, Geodetic Survey of Victoria, 1858-1872
Primary Classification: ASTRONOMY
Secondary Classification: Research
Tertiary Classification: observatories
Organisations Depicted: WILLIAMSTOWN OBSERVATORY; MELBOURNE OBSERVATORY
Format: Painting
Place & Date Depicted: Williamstown Observatory, Williamstown, Victoria, Australia, 1862

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