‘If you wish to contribute to, or find out more about the History of Astronomy, then I would strongly encourage you to join the SHA’

Dr Allan Chapman

SHA President

Acceptance Article Nov ’02

Picture Credit: Helen Fairweather

Meetings planned for 2017

After a very successful year in 2016, the following meetings are planned for 2017.

Further details can be found above on the meetings tab.



The Spring Conference took place at the Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge on Sat 22 April.

See the News pages for a preliminary report. There will be a full report in the next Bulletin.


The SHA Summer Picnic took place on Sat. 1 July at Liverpool World Museum, William Brown

Street, Liverpool City Centre.

A news item has been written by James Dawson, SHA Librarian which can be found here

or by clicking on the ‘News’ Tab above


The AGM/Conference will be on Sat. 28 October 2017 at the Birmingham & Midland Institute.

Booking Forms and further information can be found by clicking on the Meetings Tab above.


SHA Constitution

Interesting telescopes