The worst journey in the world


“Scott was found frozen to death with several men south of the 1 Ton Supply depot in a tent, marked Tent, on the map.”

Map by Apsley Cherry-Garrard, The Worst Journey in the World: Antarctic 1910 – 1913, Vol. II, p. 542., pub. 1922.

About Ernest Shackleton

Polar Explorer. Leader of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914-1917.
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1 Response to The worst journey in the world

  1. Tracy Bryce says:

    Well, technically, the winter trip out to the penguin colony at Cape Crozier was “the worst journey in the world”, accordingly to Cherry-Garrard, if I recall correctly.

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