View of the Cooke Reversible Transit Circle at the Royal Greenwich Observatory located at Herstmonceux

View of the Cooke Reversible Transit Circle at the Royal Observatory, Herstmonceux, in the English county of Sussex. This telescope is designed to observe accurately the positions of the sun, moon, planets and stars and to detemine Greenwich Mean Time., Credit Line: British Information Service, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Abstract/Description: View of the Cooke Reversible Transit Circle at the Royal Observatory, Herstmonceux, in the English county of Sussex. This telescope is designed to observe accurately the positions of the sun, moon, planets and stars and to detemine Greenwich Mean Time.
Subject(s): Equipment and supplies
Telescopes
Observatories
Royal Greenwich Observatory
Credit Line: British Information Service, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Catalog ID: Royal Greenwich Observatory H3