Transit of Venus – 8th June 2004

Transit of Venus banner The 2004 Transit of Venus was well-seen from Tripes Farm. The skies stayed clear throughout the event, making this a day to remember.

Tents, Telescopes, etc.

Setting up scopes early in the morning.


Why are we observing in this bright daylight?

Solarscope in use

The Solarscope being used to observe the transit

Telescope line-up

Scopes are lined up, and the transit is under way.

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