Artist conception of the Manchester University 250-ft radio telescope

The Manchester University 250-ft steerable paraboloid radio telescope at Jodrell Bank, Cheshire, England, as conceived by an artist in 1952, before it was built. It will be the largest instrument of its kind in the world. The Manchester University 250-ft steerable paraboloid radio telescope at Jodrell Bank, Cheshire, England, as conceived by an artist in 1952, before it was built. It will be the largest instrument of its kind in the world., Credit Line: British Information Service, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Abstract/Description: The Manchester University 250-ft steerable paraboloid radio telescope at Jodrell Bank, Cheshire, England, as conceived by an artist in 1952, before it was built. It will be the largest instrument of its kind in the world. The Manchester University 250-ft steerable paraboloid radio telescope at Jodrell Bank, Cheshire, England, as conceived by an artist in 1952, before it was built. It will be the largest instrument of its kind in the world.
Subject(s): Equipment and supplies
Telescopes
Cheshire (England)
Telescopes
Date Created: circa 1952
Credit Line: British Information Service, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Catalog ID: Telescopes H2