Early Days


 

In this section

Introduction

Honeysuckle Location

Construction

Footage of Construction

Equipment Installation new

The Apollo Road

Opening – 17 March 1967


The Honeysuckle opening

The scene on opening day – taken from the cherry-picker.

This photo is from the commemorative book presented to Department of Supply Deputy Secretary Lloyd Bott.

Large, Larger.

Ginette Geasley is visible just inside the marquee. (PDF).

Updated scan by Colin Mackellar. With thanks to Michael Bott.
Much higher resolution available on request.)