The <em>Terra Nova</em> icebound in the pack
The Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 2580005

The Terra Nova icebound in the pack

13 December 1910

Herbert Ponting

Presented to King George V, 1914

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Scott’s ship is seen here held up by the ice pack, with a curiously shaped ‘ice bollard’ in the foreground. The Terra Nova was launched in 1884 as a whaling ship. She had sailed to both the Arctic and Antarctic before serving as Scott’s ship in 1910. More