Historic Astronomical Landmark Sold For Scrape: But Now Great News! Supplemental Information Has Been Received. By Guest Host: James Mullaney

A note to Jim Mullaney from Phil Harrington:   

Well, I posted a mea culpa to the group, licking my wounds as I went.  In hindsight, I should have looked at that photo more closely! 

For one, Scanlon’s dome was aluminum and that other one is clearly rusty. 

Also, I discovered an article in the Pittsburgh club newsletter from 2013 that says the Scanlon dome was saved.  

Phil Harrington 

So now, what dome is this (as pictured below) which was originally identified as the Leo Scanlon dome?   Jim Mullaney 
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