Captain Oates and Siberian ponies on board <em>Terra Nova</em>
The Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 2580003

Captain Oates and Siberian ponies on board Terra Nova

1910

Herbert Ponting

Presented to King George V, 1914

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Lawrence Oates (1880-1912) - who was to be a member of Scott’s Polar Party - was included in the expedition on the strength of his experience with horses. More