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Members of the British Antarctic Expedition of 1911-1913 stacking coal briquettes alongside their hut in Antarctica, 23 Jan 1911

Reference Number: PA1-f-067-020-1

Two unidentified members of the British Antarctic ("Terra Nova") Expedition (1910-1913) stacking "patent fuel" (coal briquettes) alongside their hut in Antarctica. In the foreground is a sledge load of the compressed coal dust slabs which are labelled "Patent Cardiff". Mount Erebus is in the background. Photograph taken on the 23rd of January 1911, by Herbert George Ponting.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Erebus, Mount, Fuel, Sleds - Antarctica and Coal.

Part of:
British Antarctic ("Terra Nova") Expedition (1910-1913) album 2, Reference Number PA1-f-067 (68 digitised items)
Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 :Photographs relating to Antarctica and mountaineering, Reference Number PAColl-5011 (144 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 12 x 16.6 cm, on album page 31.5 x 43.4 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures999. Antarctic Expeditions. Scott 1910-12(PFP-027296)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - beneath image: 145. Stacking patent fuel. Jan 23rd 1911

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