The Heart of the Great Alone: Scott, Shackleton and Antarctic Photography
 
 
Worsley (1872-1943) standing next to a working pressure ridge showing an immense block of over 100 tons being rafted
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Worsley (1872-1943) standing next to a working pressure ridge showing an immense block of over 100 tons being rafted

Aug-15

Frank Hurley

Presented to King George V

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The photograph shows the immense block of ice being pushed up (‘rafted’) by two ice floes forced together. More