File: Department of Radio-Astronomy

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the (sub-) Department of Radio-Astronomy, which was based at the Jodrell Bank Observatory. Subjects include modifications to the Mark I telescope and the proposed Mark V telescope, Soviet Venus Probe, use of the telescope for filming, a Jodrell Bank postage stamp, and an allegedly defamatory article on Bernard Lovell in American Opinion, the journal of the John Birch Society.

Former reference: 227

Related Material

See also the Jodrell Bank Observatory archive, JBA and Vice-Chancellor's files VCA/7/734, 735 and 736.