Telescope and tripod, 2" refractor, metal / glass / wood, made by W Ottway and Company Limited, Ealing, London, England, [1890-1920], used at Sydney Observatory, New South Wales, Australia, [1890-1920] A 2 inch refractor telescope with a removable eyepiece on a wooden tripod with a metal mount to hold the telescope. Observatory stock No. 296.
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Headline: Henry Chamberlain Russell, Government Astronomer
Summary: This telescope may have been used by Henry Chamberlain Russell, Government Astronomer from 1870 to 1905.
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