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Telescope used by Abbe De La Caille when he visited Cape Town.
Temporarily erected in the vicinity of present day corner of Strand St. and St. Georges Mall, Cape Town
Aperture: 0.5 inch (1.2 cm)
Focal Length: 28 inch (71.1 cm)
Mirror / Lens:
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- Moore, P. & Collins, P., Astronomy in Southern Africa, p. 37. (General Source)