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Foredown Tower

Foredown Tower

Portslade, Brighton, East Sussex, BN41 2EW

This former water tower in Portslade is the meeting location for the Foredown Tower Astronomers who meet here on the third Thursday every month. It is open to the public with a visitor centre and cafe and also home to a “camera obscura” — a unique optical device that is used to observe the surrounding landscape, sun and sky.


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Foredown Tower Astronomers

Foredown Tower Astronomers organises events at this location

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Weather forecast

  • 16/08/22

    20° 6%
  • 16/08/22

    20° 6%
  • 17/08/22

    18° 6%
  • 17/08/22

    18° 7%

Weather forecast for Southwick (west Sussex) (1.4 miles away) updated 16/08/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Wealden Astronomers monthly meeting and observing

    Friday 19th August 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Herstmonceux Castle, Hailsham, BN27 1RN (24.2 miles away)

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  • Worthing Astronomers club observing night

    Saturday 20th August 2022 from 19:00pm to 23:00pm

    Clapham & Patching Village Hall, Worthing, BN13 3UT (10.3 miles away)

    More info
  • Practical Astronomy with Adur Astronomical Society

    Wednesday 24th August 2022 from 19:15pm to 22:00pm

    Clayton Church Hall, Clayton, BN6 9PJ (5.0 miles away)

    More info
  • Brighton Astronomy Club meeting

    Thursday 25th August 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Friends Meeting House - Brighton, Brighton, BN1 1AF (3.8 miles away)

    More info
  • East Sussex Astronomical Society Meeting

    Thursday 1st September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Egerton Park Indoor Bowls Club, Bexhill, TN39 3HL (29.7 miles away)

    More info

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