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Scott 100 Day 44 14th December : Competition

Competition. As the three teams pull the sledges up the glacier Scott’s journal often mentions which sledge is leading and overtaking as well as the performance of the teams. The 12 men are 1 party marching towards the pole but are also 3 … Continue reading

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Scott100 Day 33 3rd December 1911 : No plan survives contact with the enemy

Review. The main party left Cape Evans on November 1st 1911. A group with newly invented snow tractors had set of several days before and a dog team will set off several days later. The horses, being led by Scott and his party, found the going … Continue reading

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