skip to primary navigation skip to content
 

 

You are not currently logged in

Picture Library catalogue: British Arctic Air Route Expedition 1930-31

 

On the Ice Cap

Visit the FreezeFrame website for full information and interpretation on this article.

Image

Order How to order copies of this image (no. P2001/84/164)

Accession no.: P2001/84/164
Title: On the Ice Cap
Description: Watkins wearing white snow suit stands watching whilst another expedition member digs into the snow with a shovel. Skis stand upright in the snow. A laden sledge stands behind, its harnessed dogs lying on the snow. Other harnessed dogs, their sledge out of shot, lie on the snow. Fog shrouds the scene.
Dimensions:
  • Width: 90mm, height: 65mm
Location: Greenland
Image by: Chapman, Frederick Spencer
Colour or B&W?: Black and white