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Discovery

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Image of Royal Research Ship Discovery K 22.8
K 22.8
Print, taken from a collection of prints, letters, photographs and postcards relating to both the Na..
Image of Forward Mess Deck of Royal Research Ship Discovery K 22.11
K 22.11
Print, taken from a collection of prints, letters, photographs and postcards relating to both the Na..
Image of Scott's cabin from wardroom on R.R.S.Discovery K 22.10
K 22.10
Print, taken from a collection of prints, letters, photographs and postcards relating to both the Na..
Image of Instrument case from Discovery DUNIH 9
DUNIH 9
Case, wooden tube case described as "an instrument case". Taken from Captain Scott's desk, upon..
Image of Treasure Magazine with a feature on the Discovery DUNIH 74
DUNIH 74
Magazine, entitled "Treasure" (a British educational magazine aimed at young children) Issue number ..
Image of Book of stamps showing Discovery DUNIH 72
DUNIH 72
Book of stamps, captioned as 'G.P.O. (General Post Office) stamp book containing six 4 d. stamps..
Image of Bread knife DUNIH 428
DUNIH 428
Bread knife. Belonged to a Captain John Parry who served as custodian on Discovery while she was ber..
Image of Discovery during the Royal Naval Reserve period DUNIH 4.17
DUNIH 4.17
Photograph, colour, mounted, framed and glazed, possibly of the Discovery during the Royal Navy Rese..
Image of Destination Dundee (R.R.S. Discovery) DUNIH 4.12
DUNIH 4.12
Watercolour, reproduction, framed, mounted and glazed, entitled "Destination Dundee (R.R.S. Discover..
Image of Discovery DUNIH 273
DUNIH 273
Photograph, black and white and mounted on card, of the "Discovery", undated and taken in an unknow..
Image of Sailmaker's Headed Notepaper DUNIH 270
DUNIH 270
Notepaper, headed with the caption 'Sidney W.Millar: Sail, tent and cover maker, Victoria Dock, ..
Image of The Discovery in London DUNIH 25.2
DUNIH 25.2
Postcard, featuring a colour image of the "Discovery" during its time docked in London...
Image of Kentish Gazette 31.12.1992 Dunih 2009.46.1
Dunih 2009.46.1
Extract from the Kentish Gazette, dated 31.12.1992. An article on the author Anne Savours and her bo..
Image of Ensign from "Discovery" DUNIH 2008.78.1
DUNIH 2008.78.1
Flag: Ensign from "Discovery". Navy blue background with Union Flag in top left corner; circular em..
Image of Photograph of Arthur Samuel Diwell in uniform DUNIH 2008.182
DUNIH 2008.182
Photograph, black and of Arthur Samuel Diwell in uniform. A.S. Diwell worked on Discovery during he..
Image of Toasting Fork DUNIH 2008.140
DUNIH 2008.140
Metal toasting fork with three prongs and circular hanging end with label attached, " Toasting fork,..
Image of Seaman's Oval Crystal Sample DUNIH 2008.120.2
DUNIH 2008.120.2
Crystal, polished, oval sample, moss set in crystal, belonged to Able Seaman Oliver Clark. Contained..
Image of Seaman's Metal Box DUNIH 2008.120.1
DUNIH 2008.120.1
Metal box with ring on hinged lid, belonged to Able Seaman Oliver Clark. Container for Seaman's ..
Image of Piece of wood from the 'Discovery' DUNIH 2008.119
DUNIH 2008.119
Wood: piece of wood from the "Discovery" given to N.A.S.A. who then launched it into orbit around th..
Image of Section of caulking DUNIH 2007.9
DUNIH 2007.9
Caulking section. Made from hammering sections of rope impregnated with tar into the gaps between th..