• Short Summary

    New telescope on show at Royal Observatory in Sussex.

  • Description

    No title. Britain's biggest new telescope - "Sir Isaac Newton" - at Royal Observatory, Herstmonceux, Sussex.

    Exterior of observatory building housing the new telescope. Interior shot looking towards the roof of the dome, pan down to show the telescope. Man walking towards the telescope and gets into the viewing seat. L/S roof of the dome opening. C/U lens with louvres opening. C/U man looking through telescope. Panning shot stars. M/S the Astronomer Royal Sir Richard Wooley getting into the viewing seat. C/U as he looks through telescope. L/S base of the telescope moving. C/U Astronomer Royal looking through telescope. Magnified shot of full moon.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2047.20
    Media URN:
    56521
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:57:00 / 01:43:11:00
    Canister:
    67/97

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