Aldershot Observatory

Aldershot observatory is a circular red-brick building with a domed roof standing on Queens Avenue in near , England, home to the British Army since circa 1854.

Notable Places in the Area

St Andrew's Garrison Church, situated at Queens Avenue, , Hampshire in southern England is a large army church designed in the late 1920s by the prominent Scottish architect Sir Robert Lorimer. is situated 1200 feet northeast of Aldershot Observatory.

The in , is a 600-seat theatre / receiving house which presents a varied programme of music, ballet, comedy and pantomime. is situated 3200 feet southwest of Aldershot Observatory. Photo: Jack1956, CC0.

The is a football ground in Aldershot. is situated 4100 feet southeast of Aldershot Observatory. Photo: Basher Eyre, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a sports complex in , England comprising a combined football and athletics stadium and a smaller adjoined rugby stadium. is situated 2900 feet northeast of Aldershot Observatory.

Localities in the Area

is a garrison town in the county of . Photo: Lewis Hulbert, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburb of . It covers most of the southern part of the town, adjoining Aldershot Military Town as part of the Farnborough/Aldershot_Built-up_Area.

is a village in the Waverley district of , England, traditionally part of the large town parish of . is situated 1½ miles southwest of Aldershot Observatory.

Aldershot Observatory

51.2584° or 51° 15' 30.2" north
-0.7623° or 0° 45' 44.2" west
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: مرصد ألدرشوت
  • Egyptian Arabic: مرصد الدرشوت
  • English: The Alexander Observatory
  • French: Observatoire Aldershot
  • Italian: osservatorio Aldershot
  • Japanese: アルダーショット天文台
  • Japanese: オールダーショット天文台
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