Email: Survey Officer



J. Parkes and Son (c.1850-1914), Mary’s Row, Birmingham, mathematical and optical instrument makers, founded by James Parkes. They also made astronomical telescopes after the son, Samuel took  over the business (Webster; Graces Guide).


Astronomy Groups

Useful addresses

Local Record Office

Priory Park, Cape Road, Warwick, CV34 4JS, England (Tel 01926 412735; Fax 01926 412509; Email: recordoffice@warwickshire.gov.uk; URL http://www.warwickshire.gov.uk/countyrecordoffice)

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