Thomas Makdougall Brisbane

Obituary: Proc. Roy. Soc. 11, III (1860)

Brisbane errected the Australien Parramatta Observatory in 1822. He is famous for his catalogue of southern stars, later used by John Herschel. At Parramatta Dunlop searched for nebulae and clusters with his private 9" reflector.

Parramatta Observatory

Brisbane's House at Parramatta