Paul Quinnell

1946-2006


 

 TALKS  GIVEN  BY  PAUL   

TO  BRISTOL  ASTRONOMICAL  SOCIETY 

FROM  THE  LATE  1970’S  TO  2005

 

[Transcribed from copies he had filed, some in longhand and others written in capitals (easier to read in a darkened hall). Very few are dated, and there may have been more, so the order in which they are presented is somewhat arbitrary.  NVQ. March, 2007].

                                                                                                                                                                                                           

                                   Title                                                            Date                    

             HOME MADE TELESCOPES                                            10/11/78             

             HOME MADE OBSERVATIONS                                         7/3/80                  

             PROPHECY AND PREDICTION              

             EARLY WRITERS ON ASTRONOMY

             MARS: AN AMATEUR VIEW                  

             SCIENCE: FACT OR FICTION

             SOLAR SYSTEM GEOLOGY

             PERSEUS / ANDROMEDA       

             THE INNER PLANETS             

             ALTERNATIVE ROCKETRY - space travel

             REFRACTOR VERSUS REFLECTOR

             BASIC ASTRONOMY                                          8/3/84

             GRAZE OCCULTATIONS. Moon and Star

             LUNAR OCCULTATIONS   

             PROJECT ORION       

             THE FOUR ‘F’s    

             WEIRD TELESCOPE MIRRORS

             HOW TO GET YOUR LARGE TELESCOPE HOME

             THE 43 STEPS   

             THE BUILDING OF GALACTICA QUINNASH      1989

             PIC du MIDI OBSERVATORY                                            30/9/05