Category Archives: The 5″ Cooke Refractor

Articles and information regarding the Liverpool Astronomical Society’s five inch Cooke refracting telescope

The City Observatory, Liverpool Museum

Meetings Every weekday – Wednesdays between 7pm – 9pm at Liverpool Museum, William Brown Street, Liverpool. (Use the disabled entrance, next to museum’s main stairway.) Liverpool Museum is part of the National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside – (NMGM). The 5″ Cooke (click images to view full-size) Thomas Glazebrook Rylands and The 5″ inch Cooke […] Continue Reading »