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Photograph - George Rayner, Beascochea Bay, Antarctica, 1928 Image Reg. No: ST 041508

Summary:
PHOTOGRAPH, UNLOADING LOCKHEED VEGA AEROPLANE FROM SHIP. SHIP IS "WILLIAM SCORESBY". PHOTOGRAPH PROBABLY TAKEN BY GEORGE RAYNER IN ANTARCTICA.
Description Of Content:
Unloading aeroplane from ship, circa 1929. The ship is the 'William Scoresby'. Photograph probably taken by George Rayner in Antarctica.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs E. Rayner, 1984
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 8 cm (Height), 11 cm (Width)

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Tagged with: aeroplanes, antarctic exploration, antarctic research, antarctica, expeditions, ships
Themes this item is part of: George Rayner, Biologist & Photographer, Antarctica Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: EXPLORATION
Secondary Classification: Antarctic
Tertiary Classification: sea transport
People Depicted: Rayner, George
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Beascochea Bay, Antarctica, 1927-1939
Creator: Mr George Rayner, Beascochea Bay, Antarctica, 1927-1939

Biologist with the SS Discovery on investigations in the waters of the Falkland Islands Dependencies. Research included hydrographic surveying and whale marking.

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