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Conservator’s Corner- The Hugo Schroeder Telescope

July 12, 2010

Erika Taylor
A major project to overhaul the Sydney Observatory’s 11.5? Schroeder Telescope has been recently completed. It coincides with the 150th anniversary of the Observatory on 5 June 2008. The key aim was to return the telescope to its 1870s appearance and configuration.