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Hamilton Centre images from the 1970s

HCO Construction #93

HCO Construction #93

Dome in position. Fungus on slide could not be removed.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-23 to 2006-04-03
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides had a date on the slide mount, 1979 08, for the Marsh building construction at the Hamilton Centre Observatory. Not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: PHA - written on slides, likely photographer was Peter H. Ashenhurst.

HCO Construction #92

HCO Construction #92

Dome nearly in place above its track. Fungus on slide could not be removed.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-23 to 2006-04-03
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides had a date on the slide mount, 1979 08, for the Marsh building construction at the Hamilton Centre Observatory. Not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: PHA - written on slides, likely photographer was Peter H. Ashenhurst.

HCO Construction #91

HCO Construction #91

Bringing the dome into position. Steady hands guiding it.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-23 to 2006-04-03
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides had a date on the slide mount, 1979 08, for the Marsh building construction at the Hamilton Centre Observatory. Not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: PHA - written on slides, likely photographer was Peter H. Ashenhurst.

HCO Construction #90

HCO Construction #90

Crane truck lining up with the side of the building. Fungus on slide could not be removed.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-23 to 2006-04-03
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides had a date on the slide mount, 1979 08, for the Marsh building construction at the Hamilton Centre Observatory. Not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: PHA - written on slides, likely photographer was Peter H. Ashenhurst.

HCO Construction #89

HCO Construction #89

Merle's Crane Service hoisting the dome to the right height.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-23 to 2006-04-03
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides had a date on the slide mount, 1979 08, for the Marsh building construction at the Hamilton Centre Observatory. Not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: PHA - written on slides, likely photographer was Peter H. Ashenhurst.

HCO Construction #88

HCO Construction #88

Tarp covering the opening while waiting the dome.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-23 to 2006-04-03
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides had a date on the slide mount, 1979 08, for the Marsh building construction at the Hamilton Centre Observatory. Not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: PHA - written on slides, likely photographer was Peter H. Ashenhurst.

HCO Construction #87

HCO Construction #87

Might be Brian Carr on the roof.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-23 to 2006-04-03
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides had a date on the slide mount, 1979 08, for the Marsh building construction at the Hamilton Centre Observatory. Not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: JMH - written on the slide, likely the photographer, not sure who JMH is.

HCO Construction #86

HCO Construction #86

Climbing up and assembling the butler building.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-23 to 2006-04-03
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides had a date on the slide mount, 1979 08, for the Marsh building construction at the Hamilton Centre Observatory. Not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: JMH - written on the slide, likely the photographer, not sure who JMH is.

HCO Construction #85

HCO Construction #85

A much later slide showing the two buildings - not sure when this is from, but it was part of the box found.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-23 to 2006-04-03
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides had a date on the slide mount, 1979 08, for the Marsh building construction at the Hamilton Centre Observatory. Not sure when actually taken or when developed.

HCO Construction #84

HCO Construction #84

The inside of the dome now visible.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-23 to 2006-04-03
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides had a date on the slide mount, 1979 08, for the Marsh building construction at the Hamilton Centre Observatory. Not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: CG - written on the slides, likely Clive Gibbons.

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