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Photo of entrance to KingsCross seismic stationLocated near Kings Cross, but hard to find.

Photo Jim Hart, 1999

 

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Brief History

A former seismic station, built by the SMA in the early 1950's. It was only used for one year after which it was replaced by a remotely operated version with telemetry of earthquake data.

Although abandoned some years ago, would make a servicable shelter.

Construction

Underground, with a roof of concrete and slate built into the hillside. Walls and floor of concrete.

References

KHA number 1002