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Record #137747:

The role of the wind in the destruction of an historic hut at Cape Adare in Antarctica / David L. Harrowfield.

Title: The role of the wind in the destruction of an historic hut at Cape Adare in Antarctica / David L. Harrowfield.
Author(s): Harrowfield, David L.
Date: 1996.
In: Polar Record. (1996.), Vol. 32(180) (1996)
Abstract: Discusses topography affecting wind at Cape Adare, and role of wind in destruction of hut built by Northern Party of Scott's 1910-13 Terra Nova Antarctic expedition. Includes structural details, problems encountered by Northern Party, stages of subsequent deterioration, and discussion of design factors affecting survival of buildings in severely windswept locations.
Notes:

Polar Record. Vol. 32(180) :3-18 (1996).

Keywords: 711.424 -- Historic sites.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1910-13 Scott.
69 -- Building construction and materials.
69.001.5 -- Building research.
69.033 -- Huts, transportable buildings.
691 -- Building materials.
551.555.4 -- Katabatic winds, cold.
Q -- Land use, planning and recreation.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*762.1) -- Pennell Coast.
SPRI record no.: 137747

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