Funding for Mansfield and Sutton Astronomical Society to restore a Victorian underground reservoir

Mansfield and Sutton Astronomical Society has secured over £20,000 funding to covert a reservoir into a visitor centre. The funding will help the society to develop its plans to restore a Victorian underground reservoir, built in the late 19th century, and convert it into a visitor centre and associated planetarium.
Robert Dawes, Chair of MSAS said: “Our astronomy outreach has been very popular with children and adults for many years through open evenings and group visits.
“A visitor centre housed in the Victorian reservoir coupled with a planetarium will create a double wow factor and... read more

 
26 September 2018 in Regional East, Views: 28
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