Lawshe Memorial Observatory

The observatory is located on the waterfront in historic Bayview, MI. There are no plans for any public viewing at this time, but the first clear sky clock below reasonably serves Petoskey and Harbor Springs. The second clock is near to the sister site in Texas.

IMAGE: The Moon

Observatory Equipment

A partial list of equipment includes:

* - these items travel between locations.

** - the XT10 is located at the texas site.

Custom motorized mounts are eventually planned.



The Sky at the Observatories

The Sky in Bay View, Michigan

The Sky at Mansfield Dam near Austin, TX