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Loxham Observatory

Loxham Observatory

Duncan Road, Cranfield, Bedfordshire, MK43 0TH, East of England

The Loxham Observatory is home to a large C11 computerised telescope and operated on behalf of Cranfield University by the Cranfield Astronomical Society who meet regularly on Tuesday evenings during University term time (October to December and January through to March). Short notice ad-hoc observing sessions announced via their Twitter and Facebook social media accounts are also accessible to the public.


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Cranfield Astronomical Society

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Weather forecast

  • 19/08/22

    21° 4%
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  • 20/08/22

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Weather forecast for Cranfield (0.4 miles away) updated 19/08/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Milton Keynes Astronomical Society – informal astromeet

    Friday 19th August 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Rectory Cottages - Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK63 6BJ (7.6 miles away)

    More info
  • Chiltern Observatory observing evening

    Wednesday 24th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    The Chiltern Observatory, Amersham, HP7 0QG (28.8 miles away)

    More info
  • Chiltern Observatory observing evening

    Wednesday 31st August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    The Chiltern Observatory, Amersham, HP7 0QG (28.8 miles away)

    More info
  • Letchworth and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 31st August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Letchworth Observatory, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4JN (17.5 miles away)

    More info
  • Milton Keynes Astronomical Society – informal astromeet

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Rectory Cottages - Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK63 6BJ (7.6 miles away)

    More info

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