new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Scott of the Antarctic | by Steve Taylor (Photography)
Back to photostream

Scott of the Antarctic

During the February 2011 earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand the statue of Robert Falcon Scott broke across the ankles and most of the statue came crashing to the ground. To commemorate a 100 years of association with Antarctica Christchurch council has laid out for viewing the statue in a prostrate position. I was lucky to encounter the statue before it was put into it's glass display enclosure.

28 faves
Taken on September 8, 2012