Captain Robert Falcon Scott Naval officer and polar explorer, arguably the most pioneering British explorer of The Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration.He reached the South pole on the 17 January 1912 and died during return journey.
Terra Nova, the ship that carried Captain Scott and his crew to Antarctica in 1910 for their ill-fated South Pole expedition and then sank off of the southern coast of Greenland in 1943 has been found. Photographs by Herbert Ponting, circa
Terra Nova expedition of Robert Falcon Scott to south pole - 1910–13 [449x620]
While contemplating stepping out into the #blizzard on Broad Street I came across this image of Commander Robert Falcon Scott on his way to the South Pole in the wonderful @lesothers magazine. I should think my mid-price winter jacket is warmer than the Commanders. #scottoftheantarctic #iceadventure #thrillseekers #beastfromtheeast
Scott’s Hut, on Ross Island in Antarctica, was built in 1911 by the British Antarctic Expedition of (Terra Nova Expedition) led by Robert Falcon Scott. The hut was reused from by several of Ernest Shackleton’s Ross Sea party who had become marooned.