Dobbin Bay, 79° 35’ N - "Alert" cutting into Dock
Albumen print by Thomas Mitchell and George White. Image shows the HMS Alert anchored near an ice floe in Dobbin Bay, Canada. Several crew members can be seen working to build a dock out of the ice. Taken during the British Arctic Expedition of 1875-1876, led by Captain George Strong Nares. Page 29 of an album titled "Her Majesty's Ships the Alert & Discovery. 1875-1876. Vol. 1."
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- National Science and Media Museum, Bradford
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