A visit to Cooke Optics Ltd

24 November 2015


Cooke Close
United Kingdom

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Non RPS Member£5.00 
Group Member£0.00

The RPS Historical Group has been given a rare opportunity to visit the factory of Cooke Optics Ltd which has a history in photographic lens making and optical design back to 1886. It is best known as Taylor, Taylor & Hobson of Leicester, which was a leading photographic and optical lens maker for many years.  Those attending will be able to tour the factory and manufacturing facility of Cooke Optics and see the process from grinding to assmbly, testing and despatch. 

Read more about the company's history here: http://www.cookeoptics.co.uk/ and http://www.taylor-hobson.com/history.html

Geoff Blackwell
Email the event organiser
0114 266 8655

Region: East MidlandsGroup(s): Historical