Title Minus six degrees of separation
Author Wild, A.
Source Historical Polar bases; preservation and management, edited by S. Barr and P. Chaplin, p.71-77, . Publisher: International Polar Heritage Committee, Oslo, Norway. ISBN: 9788299689120
Publication Date 2008
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 89874
Index Terms Antarctica--Hut Point Peninsula; Antarctica--Ross Dependency; Antarctica; buildings; Cape Evans; Cape Royds; conservation; construction materials; historic sites; history; Hut Point Peninsula; insulation materials; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Research Publications; museums; preservation; Ross Dependency; Ross Island
Abstract Conservation architect to Antarctic Heritage Trust describes conservation work at historic huts on Ross Island, Antarctica. Includes details of original insulation methods and materials; repairs to external cladding and improvements in weather- tightness; and description of new technique involving three-dimensional high definition laser scanning for rapid capture of spatial data from complex objects and structures.
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 304556