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Merv Jones Maryborough Queensland with 10inch reflector 1973


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About this observation
Peter Anderson
Time of observation
06/10/2018 - 15:00
Observing location
Maryborough, Queensland
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Image taken 18th January 1973.

Merv Jones, lunar observer and artist, comet discoverer, and author of the calendar illustration which I posted, originally used a 4" refractor and later this 10 inch reflector, protected by a roll off shed, which was a converted surplus outhouse, no longer being required once a residential area had been sewered. (This one was put to a very practical use.)  Shortly after that I lost touch with Merv.

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