Captain Scott and the ‘Terra Nova Expedition’ of 1912 – a Gallery of Stories

Posted on January 19th, 2012 by The British Newspaper Archive

It’s exactly 100 years since Captain Robert Scott and his comrades started their ill-fated return journey to the ‘Terra Nova’, after reaching the South Pole.

To mark the centenary of this historic episode, we’ve created a gallery of old newspaper stories that look at the tragedy from various viewpoints.

To read these stories, just go to our Facebook page.