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View of the Cooke Reversible Transit Circle at the Royal Greenwich Observatory located at Herstmonceux
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British Information Service, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segre Visual Archives

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.

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1 photographic print (black and white; 8 x 6 inches)
Royal Greenwich Observatory