Keys to the Past

Observatory near Lilburn Tower (Tillside)

The observatory south-west of Lilburn Tower was built in or around 1840. It was designed by John Dobson. The observatory is a Grade II* Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N3544
Historical period: Victorian (1837 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Tillside
Local History of Tillside
Local History of Tillside

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