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Latitude: 50.6879 / 50°41'16"N
Longitude: -3.2203 / 3°13'13"W
OS Eastings: 313890
OS Northings: 88288
OS Grid: SY138882
Mapcode National: GBR P8.XCZ5
Mapcode Global: FRA 4748.96M
Entry Name: The Kensington Dome at the Norman Lockyer Observatory
Listing Date: 6 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1228630
English Heritage Legacy ID: 403294
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 Kensington dome at the
Normah Lockyer Observatory
SY 17 NW 7/362
Observatory dome. C. 1912. 6m diameter of concrete blocks. Aluminium dome.
2 light casement windows. Entrance extension with boarded door. Built to contain
twin equatorial 225mm refractors built by Thomas Cooke for Normah Lockyer to
be used for research work on the spectra of novas.
Listing NGR: SY1394088285
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