Image ID: 10004223
Caption: Aerial view of Halley IV built 1982-83 showing station complex after first winter. Two storey buildings were constructed inside four interconnected plywood tubes with access shafts to the surface. The tubes were 9 metres in diameter and consisted of insulated reinforced panels designed to withstand the pressures of being buried in snow and ice. Replaced by 1989.
Keywords: Halley IV 4 Antarctica historical building
Location: Halley Research Station
Season: 1983/1984
Photographer: Doug Allan
Image size (pixels): 3623 x 2320