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Brydon Observatory

Brydon Observatory

Boyd Brydon's Oak Bay Observatory, located at 2390 Oak Bay Avenue, Victoria, BC.  This observatory was later moved to the grounds belonging to Mr. & Mrs. Peters of the Victoria Centre.

Observer's Handbook 1949

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The Observer's Handbook for 1948.  C.A. Chant, Editor; F.S. Hogg, Assistant Editor; David Dunlap Observatory.

Forty-first year of publication.

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1949
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Observer's Handbook 1948

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The Observer's Handbook for 1948.  C.A. Chant, Editor; F.S. Hogg, Assistant Editor; David Dunlap Observatory.

Fortieth year of publication.

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1948
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84

Observer's Handbook 1946

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The Observer's Handbook for 1946.  C.A. Chant, Editor; F.S. Hogg, Assistant Editor; David Dunlap Observatory.

Thirty-eighth year of publication.
 

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1946
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84

Observer's Handbook 1945

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The Observer's Handbook for 1945.  C.A. Chant, Editor; F.S. Hogg, Assistant Editor; David Dunlap Observatory.

Thirty-seventh year of publication.
 

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1945
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84

Chant Medal 1941

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Chant Medal 1941

Bert Topham's Chant Medal from 1941.  This is the first Chant Medal ever awarded.  Kindly donated to the Society by Lynn Kirk in October 2013.  It is on display at national office in Toronto.

Swift Canadian Factory

Swift Canadian Factory

The Swift Canadian Co. factory where Bert Topham worked.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Bert Topham #8

Bert Topham #8

Bert Topham looking through his nautical sextant, circa 1940. Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Bert's sextant was generously donated to the Society by Lynn Kirk in 2013.

Bert Topham #7

Bert Topham #7

Bert Topham with his 6" refractor in Castlefield Observatory, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

Bert Topham #6

Bert Topham #6

Bert Topham working on a mirror, circa 1940.  Photo courtesy of Lynn Kirk.

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