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Piece of fractured yellow Pyrex mirror blank, a relic from the 2003 bush fire that destroyed the Mount Stromlo Observatory

Piece of fractured yellow Pyrex mirror blank, a relic from t...

Mount Stromlo Observatory collection
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Mount Stromlo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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2003
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Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Jack Gallaway collection
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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1761
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Achromatic, brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Achromatic, brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Go...

Jack Gallaway collection
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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1761
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Adaptor ring from Grubb telescope

Adaptor ring from Grubb telescope

Darren Benson collection
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Right ascension load bearing relief wheel

Right ascension load bearing relief wheel

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Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
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Sir Howard Grubb
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Telescope eyepiece adaptor

Telescope eyepiece adaptor

Darren Benson collection
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Wide field eyepiece

Wide field eyepiece

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Sir Howard Grubb
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Shim from vernier for the position angle scale of the Grubb telescope

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Darren Benson collection
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Sir Howard Grubb
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Micrometer

Micrometer

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Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
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Sir Howard Grubb
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Extension tube

Extension tube

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Adaptor ring from Grubb telescope

Adaptor ring from Grubb telescope

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Eyepiece

Eyepiece

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Adaptor ring from Grubb telescope

Adaptor ring from Grubb telescope

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Adaptor ring from Grubb telescope

Adaptor ring from Grubb telescope

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Right angle eyepiece adaptor

Right angle eyepiece adaptor

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Sir Howard Grubb
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Extension tube

Extension tube

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Right angle eyepiece adaptor from Grubb telescope

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Light bulb mount

Light bulb mount

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Eyepiece

Eyepiece

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Spare part from the Grubb telescope

Spare part from the Grubb telescope

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Sir Howard Grubb
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Greyscale slide

Greyscale slide

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