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BAA Meteor Section Meeting, Saturday 18th October 1997

Saturday, 18th October 1997 @ 10:00 - 17:00 BST

Liverpool Astronomical Society
British Astronomical Association (BAA) logo circa 1997The British Astronomical Association
Meteor Section Meeting

In Association With

NMGM (National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside) Logo circa 1997and
Liverpool Museum

Saturday 18th October 1997
10am – 5pm

Main Lecture Theatre
NMGM Liverpool Museum

Access via basement entrance

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A lecture/meeting in the Lecture Theatre, Liverpool Museum, William Brown Street

The day’s programme

(Some details yet to be confirmed)

  • 10:00am Doors Open & Registration. (Admission cost T.B.C.)
  • 10:30am Planetarium Show. Planetarium situated on 3rd floor of Museum.
  • 11:15am Welcome & Introduction – Mr Ron Kelley, President of Liverpool Astronomical Society.
  • 11:20am The Section Programme – Mr Neil Bone,BAA Meteor Section Director.
  • 12:00pm The Quadranids Dr Colin Steele, Northern Area Director, BAA Meteor Section.
  • 12:30pm Lunch. The Museum’s Cafeteria provides light refreshments. Located on 3rd floor.Details of Local Eating Venues available at the meeting.
  • 2:00pm Photographic Meteor Triangulation – Andrew Elliott.
  • 2:30pm Internet Resources – Tony Markham. Followed by Telescopic Observing – Chris Hall.
  • 3:00pm Tea/Coffee. The Museum’s Cafeteria is situated on the 3rd floor.
  • 3:30pm Main Speaker – Leonid and Giacobinid Prospects – Dr John Mason, Deputy Director.
  • 5:00pm Close of Meeting.

Meteor Web Links

Contacts for Section Meeting

  • The British Astronomical Association.
    • Mr Neil Bone – Director of the BAA Meteor Section.
      (Contact details removed as no longer valid)
  • The Liverpool Astronomical Society
    • Mr Ron Kelley, President of Liverpool Astronomical Society.
      (Contact details removed as no longer valid)

With Thanks to BAA, NMGM and Liverpool University


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