Mount Bird taken from Terra Nova (1884)

A view of Mount Bird on Ross Island taken at about 11pm from the discovery ship Terra Nova (1884). The sea in the foreground has is a mix of thin floe with open water.

The print has a typed caption: 'Mount Bird at 11 p.m. Jan. 3rd 1911.'

Object Details

ID: ALB1217.10
Type: Photographic print
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Ponting, Herbert George
Date made: 3 January 1911
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements: Overall: 118 mm x 162 mm
Parts: British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-13, covering the period 1910-11 (Photograph album)

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