Every good technical mistress has to have a name. For many years all my computers have names, thank goodness as it gets confusing which black, IBM/Lenovo is which sometimes! The Computer names have always been star constellations and I don't know that any have ever gotten repeated in the 15 years I've been doing it.
That naming doesn't work for a telescope for one obvious reason, and another being it's not a computer. I thought perhaps a good Tolkien name would do. I poked at the index of The Lord of The Rings online and one name immediately jumped out, SHADOWFAX. I bounced the idea of Mitch Duke and he seemed to enjoy it enough and watned to know what you thought! Put your ideas in the comments, but for now, I think it's going to be:
Yeah, G-d rest his soul, but I took some artistic license with JRR's work!