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Latitude: 50.6883 / 50°41'17"N
Longitude: -3.2199 / 3°13'11"W
OS Eastings: 313922
OS Northings: 88332
OS Grid: SY139883
Mapcode National: GBR P9.H62M
Mapcode Global: FRA 4748.3F0
Entry Name: The Macclean Dome at the Norman Lockyer Observatory
Listing Date: 6 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1228629
English Heritage Legacy ID: 403293
Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10
Civil Parish: Sidmouth
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Salcombe Regis St Mary and St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
The McClean dome at the
Norman Lockyer Observatory
SY 18 NW 7/361
Observatory dome. C. 1912. 6m diameter of concrete block. Aluminium dome.
2 light casement windows. Entrance extension with boarded door. Built to contain
twin equatorial 300mm refractors built by Crubb for Sir Norman Lockyer, to be
used for research work on the spectra of bright-line stars.
Listing NGR: SY1394088285
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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