December 17, 2009
The bi-weekly ablution of 'The Ritz', 1915
Herbert Ponting and Frank Hurley,
With the ship surrounded by impenetrable ice on all sides, Shackleton decreed that it should become a floating station for the duration of the winter. The stores and cargo were removed from the main hold and the space turned into living quarters, known as "The Ritz".
Posted by Ghost of a flea at December 17, 2009 07:34 AM