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sladys
12-02-2008, 04:55 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.gearthhacks.com/dlfile20635/Antartic-centre,-Christchurch.htm>Antartic centre, Christchurch</a></b><br><br>For over a century Christchurch has been the gateway to Antarctica. Back in 1901 Robert Falcon Scott's ship 'Discovery' docked at the city's port at Lyttelton. Six years later Ernest Henry Shackleton followed in 'Nimrod', and in 1910 Scott returned with 'Terra Nova' embarking on his ill-fated second expedition.<br /><br /><img src=http://www.gearthhacks.com/showimage.php?image=new/080505/978066ac.jpg>

sladys
12-02-2008, 04:56 PM
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