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Hamilton Centre images from the 1970s

HCO Construction #83

HCO Construction #83

Crane lifting the dome, with two proud flags.

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.

HCO Construction #82

HCO Construction #82

Hoisting up 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: CG - written on the slides, likely Clive Gibbons.

HCO Construction #81

HCO Construction #81

Masonry underway.

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: BS - written on the slide, likely the photographer, Barry Sherman.

HCO Construction #80

HCO Construction #80

The first few rows of cinder blocks are going in.

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: BS - written on the slide, likely the photographer, Barry Sherman.

HCO Construction #79

HCO Construction #79

Sawhorses holding someone up.

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: BH - written on the slide, not sure who BH is.

HCO Construction #78

HCO Construction #78

Discussing how best to assemble it. (Unknown person on left and possibly Derek Baker.)


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: BH - written on the slide, not sure who BH is.


Thanks to David Powis for updated information

HCO Construction #77

HCO Construction #77

Main ribs coming together.

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: BH - written on the slide, not sure who BH is.

HCO Construction #76

HCO Construction #76

Got to pull that out.

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: BH - written on the slide, not sure who BH is.

HCO Construction #75

HCO Construction #75

Hammering away.

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: BH - written on the slide, not sure who BH is.

HCO Construction #74

HCO Construction #74

Screws and nails and epoxy.

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: BH - written on the slide, not sure who BH is.

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