Building Refurbishment 2017
In the Press
The telescope tracks the stars by clockwork! Video showing details of the centrifugal governor and time adjustment mechanism as well as the counter weight wire and drum.
Interviews with members of the Fernley Observatory Heritage Group and Southport Astronomical Society at our recent open day. Published with permission of Brian Conlan for Hospital Radio Heartbeat.
Southport Astronomical Society
Interactive star map and virtual sky
Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer
StarCalc – a planetarium and star mapping program for Windows
Cart Du Ciel – Sky maps and charts
SpaceEngine – a free space simulation program