Amunsend charted the norwigian ship fram pretending to go on a north pole expedition, whilst secretly planning for south pole instead.
Race To The South Pole
Scott second anounces his second south pole expedition
Scott sailed from England to Newzealand
after very rushed preporations, scott sailed from england to new zeland with 3 motor sledges, 19 siberian ponies, 33 hukies, and 24 men.
after very ruched preperations Scott sailed from england to New
Amundsen and his crew left Oslo
Amundsen's Fram docked at marderia in Spain
Fram docked at marderia in Spain and Amunsden sent a telegram to Scott that he was going to the South Pole instead. The crew were excited to be challenging Scott's team.
Fram docked at maria in spain
Fram docked at maria in spain. admundsen sent a telegram to scott that he was going to the south pole insted.
Scotts left on the Terra Nova.
Scott left NZ on the Terra Nova. Three days out, they were hit by a ferocious gale that lasted 36 hours and nearly sank the ship.
they left newdays zealand on the terra nova.three days out they hit a ferocious gale that lasted for 36 hours and nearly sank the ship
Scotts hut was blocked by ice.
Scott's old hut on Ross Island was blocked by ice, so new winter quarters were builtat Cape Evans, also on Ross Island. Next Scott organised the setting up of depots and a telephone line between Cape Evans and Hut Point in less than a week. Amundsen and his team took a good yesr to do the same.
scotts old hut on ross island was blocked by ice so new winter quaters were built at caip evens and hut point in less than a week roald amunsden did the same
Admundsen and his crew reached antarctica.
The team built a wooden hut.
The team built a wooden hut they bought with them which they named the hut Framheim (home of fram) after their ship.
Amundsens team of 5 men and 52 dogs set off.
Amundsens team of 5 men and 52 dogs set off on their race to the south pole.
Left to the South Pole
Scotts and his Polar team left on the race to the South Pole with 14 men on 2 motor sleds,10 ponies and 2 dog sleds. The motor sleds broke down and the horses kept sinking through the ice and snow. The weather was miserable with blizzards.
the race is on
scott and his polar team left on their race to the south pole. with 14 men 2 motor sleds 10 ponies and 2 dog sleds scott had decieded they wuld ride motor sleds and ponies until they could go no firther
reached their last supply depot
created new supply depot for their return journy
climb an unexplored 3000m mountain glacier in very good weather amundsen named them after the norwegian queen maud.
cant go on
the tired starved and frozen horses were shot the men had to pull there own sleds in deep snow
Horses were shot. Also some men fell down crevasses and were snow blinded.
the team reached the south pole. it was glorious moment.
Scotts chose fellow explorers
Scotts chose fellow explorers, Edward Wilson,Lawrence Oates, Edgar Evans and Henry Bowers to accompany him. The supplies had only been planned for a four-man team.
scott chose fellow explorers edward wilson lawrence oates edgar evans and hendry bowers
Scotts reached the South Pole
The five exhausted and starving men reachedthe South Pole only to find Amundsen had beaten them by 33 days.
the five exausted and starving men reached the south pole only to find that amunsden had beaten them by 33 days
they returned to the bay of whales healthy and excited.
robert f. scott
the delereous evans died
they arrived in hobart, Tasmania to announce victory
oates limped out of a tent saying im just going outside but i may sometime