Shipwreck Tale with John McCrystal, The Ross Sea Party.

Weekend Variety Wireless 29/04/2013

It’s often said Shackleton never lost a man during his ill fated Antarctic mission of 1914. His support party at the other side of the continent weren’t so lucky. Pictured between Mt Erebus and Scott’s Hut is the anchor of their ship The Aurora, as it is today.