CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3755/2/35
Alt Ref No54
DateJanuary - February 1904
Extent1 photograph
Creator NameWilliam Clark Souter (1880 - 1959), ophthalmologist
Description'Note explosions - also officer is up at Battery on sledge, and the men have stood up to look at the effect. (terribly cut up about the shots).'

Photograph taken at long range, showing explosions as ice is blasted to clear an exit route for the Discovery. Funnels of smoke rising from two blast holes.

A further annotation on this photograph states that it is 'companion to 53' (MS 3755/2/34).
Access StatusRestricted
Access ConditionsThe collection has been digitised and is available online. Therefore the originals may only be consulted following permission from the University Archivist.
Related MaterialMS 3755/2/35
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