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Rasmussen Hut — History

Location of Refuge — Rasmussen HutRasmussen Hut

(Also known as Rasmussen Point)

Position: Lat. 65° 15′ S, Long. 64° 06′ W
General location: Rasmussen Island, Waddington Bay, Graham Coast

Purpose

Emergency refuge and recreational shelter.

Occupied

Occasional use March 1984–1986 and February 1996.

Building started 29 March 1984, completed early 1985.

Current Status

Closed. Used occasionally by Ukrainian personnel from Vernadsky Station.