|Collection||GB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections|
|Ref No||MS 3755/2/34|
|Alt Ref No||53|
|Date||January - February 1904|
|Creator Name||William Clark Souter (1880 - 1959), ophthalmologist|
|Description||'2 holes just before firing - note officer going to tent to fire charge, by 10-cell Leclanche Battery on the sledge close by. Other men busy pulling G.C. [gun cotton] to next hole. Castle Rock beyond.'|
Photograph taken at long range, showing preparations for blasting ice, in order to clear an exit route for the Discovery.
A further annotation on this photograph states that it is 'companion to 54' (MS 3755/2/35).
|Access Conditions||The collection has been digitised and is available online. Therefore the originals may only be consulted following permission from the University Archivist.|
|Related Material||MS 3755/2/35|