Image of the Week: 23rd -29th November

23 November 2015

MB1051, Charles Chilton Photographs, Ref. 16710, Lyttleton, Terra Nova – Robert
This week marks 105 years since Robert Falcon Scott and his crew left Lyttleton for Antarctica on the Terra Nova. While this expedition came to a tragic end, Scott’s team, along with fellow explorers Ernest Shackleton and Roald Amundsen, will always remain the heroes of Antarctic exploration. See more about New Zealand and Antarctica on Te Ara. Image credit: MB1051, Charles Chilton Photographs, Ref. 16710, Lyttleton, Terra Nova – Robert Falcon Scott’s Ship, 1910, Macmillan Brown Library, University of Canterbury. Image credit: MB1051, Charles Chilton Photographs, Ref. 16710, Lyttleton, Terra Nova – Robert Falcon Scott’s Ship, 1910, Macmillan Brown Library, University of Canterbury.