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Photograph - Ben Nevis Observatory, Ben Nevis, Scotland, 1885 Image Reg. No: MM 040186

The top of Ben Nevis, Scotland, 30th July 1885.

Photograph in a photograph album used at Melbourne Observatory, late 19th century. The photographs show the main Melbourne Observatory building, Great Melbourne Telescope, 8 inch transit telescope, recording equipment, observatories in other cities and countries, astronomers, astronomical photographs of sun and stars.
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The top of Ben Nevis, 30th July 1885.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: astronomy, hotels, observatories, telescopes
Themes this item is part of: Melbourne Observatory Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: ASTRONOMY
Secondary Classification: Research
Tertiary Classification: observatories
Original Caption: The top of Ben Nevis, 30th July 1885. 5203 G.W.W. Embossed: HUSBANDS OPTICIANS 83 AUGUSTINE'S PARADE, BRISTOL
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Ben Nevis Observatory, Ben Nevis, Scotland, Great Britain, 1885

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