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Hamilton Centre images from the 1970s

HCO Construction #53

HCO Construction #53

Putting the roof beams on.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-25 to 2006-04-08
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides, of the construction of the Hamilton Centre Observatory, had a date on the slide mount, 1979 07 Marsh. I am not sure when actually taken or when developed.
Abbreviations: PHA - written on slides, likely photographer was Peter H. Ashenhurst.

HCO Construction #52

HCO Construction #52

Dome at an intermediate spot. Fungus could not be removed from the slide - thats the black stuff (mostly removed electronically—WM).

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-25 to 2006-04-08
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides, of the construction of the Hamilton Centre Observatory, had a date on the slide mount, 1979 07 Marsh. I am not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: PHA - written on slides, likely photographer was Peter H. Ashenhurst.

HCO Construction #51

HCO Construction #51

Doorframes, blocks, and construction - this is an earlier slide. Note: This slide may be mirror reversed.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-25 to 2006-04-08
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides, of the construction of the Hamilton Centre Observatory, had a date on the slide mount, 1979 07 Marsh. I am not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: LVP - written on the slide, I think they are the initials of the photographer. LVP = Leslie V. Powis.

HCO Construction #50

HCO Construction #50

Offloading cinder blocks.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-25 to 2006-04-08
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides, of the construction of the Hamilton Centre Observatory, had a date on the slide mount, 1979 07 Marsh. I am not sure when actually taken or when developed.
Abbreviations: LVP - written on the slide, I think they are the initials of the photographer. LVP = Leslie V. Powis.

HCO Construction #49

HCO Construction #49

Driveway, parking area.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-25 to 2006-04-08
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides, of the construction of the Hamilton Centre Observatory, had a date on the slide mount, 1979 07 Marsh. I am not sure when actually taken or when developed.
Abbreviations: LVP - written on the slide, I think they are the initials of the photographer. LVP = Leslie V. Powis.

HCO Construction #48

HCO Construction #48

Cinder block delivery.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-25 to 2006-04-08
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides, of the construction of the Hamilton Centre Observatory, had a date on the slide mount, 1979 07 Marsh. I am not sure when actually taken or when developed.
Abbreviations: LVP - written on the slide, I think they are the initials of the photographer. LVP = Leslie V. Powis.

HCO Construction #47

HCO Construction #47

Framing the base for dome rotation and roof.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-25 to 2006-04-08
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides, of the construction of the Hamilton Centre Observatory, had a date on the slide mount, 1979 07 Marsh. I am not sure when actually taken or when developed.
Abbreviations: LVP - written on the slide, I think they are the initials of the photographer. LVP = Leslie V. Powis.

HCO Construction #46

HCO Construction #46

The gang on a lunch break.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-25 to 2006-04-08
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides, of the construction of the Hamilton Centre Observatory, had a date on the slide mount, 1979 07 Marsh. I am not sure when actually taken or when developed. Abbreviations: LVP - written on the slide, I think they are the initials of the photographer. LVP = Leslie V. Powis.

HCO Construction #45

HCO Construction #45

Shovelling gravel.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-25 to 2006-04-08
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides, of the construction of the Hamilton Centre Observatory, had a date on the slide mount, 1979 07 Marsh. I am not sure when actually taken or when developed.
Abbreviations: LVP - written on the slide, I think they are the initials of the photographer. LVP = Leslie V. Powis.

HCO Construction #44

HCO Construction #44

Barry Sherman and Bob Speck try to get the last of the paint off. The slide has fungus and was unable to remove.

RASC Hamilton Centre 1979_08
Scanned by Colin Haig 2006-03-25 to 2006-04-08
Scanned with Nikon Coolscan V ED.

These slides, of the construction of the Hamilton Centre Observatory, had a date on the slide mount, 1979 07 Marsh. I am not sure when actually taken or when developed.
Abbreviations: LVP - written on the slide, I think they are the initials of the photographer. LVP = Leslie V. Powis.

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