A PERSONAL HISTORY OF
THE ROYAL GREENWICH OBSERVATORY
AT HERSTMONCEUX CASTLE, 1948-1990

By George A. Wilkins

CHAPTER 8  EPILOGUE : REVIEW, WITH HINDSIGHT, OF PRINCIPAL DECISIONS

The subtitle of Epilogue is "Review, with hindsight, of the principal decisions" and it gives the author's personal views on the topics that are indicated by the titles of the sections.

8.1   The move to Herstmonceux and the location of the INT
8.2 Opting out of radio and space astronomy
8.3 Relations with South Africa, Australia and Europe
8.4 Transfer to the Science Research Council
8.5 The overseas observatories
8.6 Move to Cambridge and closure

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