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Gautier Telescope

A 28 cm (11 in) refractor built by Gautier was installed in 1894 at Quinta Normal. It is a Carte du Ciel-type astrograph. It was moved to Lo Espejo and then Cerro Calán, where it is now used for outreach. Note that this is really two telescopes in the same tube.

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