Ochtertyre Observatory

Ochtertyre Observatory

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Ochtertyre Observatory. Amateur astronomers using telescopes at Ochtertyre Observatory, Perthshire, Scotland. This observatory was erected in 1852 by Scottish baronet Sir William Keith Murray (1801-1861). It included two circular rooms and a transit room. The wooden roofs were designed to revolve on wheels and rails. Telescopes included 13-foot and 7-foot refractors, a transit instrument, and several telescopes and mounts for outside observation (seen at left).

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