Item Description: "Presented to both Houses of Parliament by His Excellency's command"
Report "To His Excellency the Viscount Canterbury, K.C.B., Captain-General and Governor-in-Chief of the Colony of Victoria, and Vice-Admiral of the same, &c., &c., &c."
Board: Henry Amsinck (commander), J. E. Bromby (sec.), Joseph H. Kay, James Moore, A. J. Smith, J. Wilberforce Stephen and W. P. Wilson
Observatory staff: Robt. J. Ellery (director/govt. astronomer), E. J. White (asst. astronomer), C. Moerlin (asst.), E. F. Macgeorge, J. E. Gilbert, a messenger and a workman
Mr Le Sueur resigned in July 1870 as observer with the Great Equatorial telescope. In August E. F. MacGeorge was temporarily appointed in his place
Physical Description: 11p. ; 33cm.