Item title reads: "Recording the Eclipse. Astronomer Royal and Assistants all ready at the 'Eclipse Camp' in the centre of the 'Band of Totality'. "
Shots of the campsite with the scientists with their equipment. One man shows the mirror section. It looks windy...
Sun eclipse in England.
A giant telescope has been constructed to view and record the eclipse.
A very large telescope located on the top of a building is demonstrated.
Various shots of moon in a cloudless sky at night.
Camera zooms in and out on photograph of the moon.
Illustrations of the moon.
Footage of the moon at night.
Close up (zoom in) shots of the moon.