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Pony sleds on the vast featureless Ross Ice Shelf.<br />
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Poignant unseen photographs taken by Lt Bowers of Scott's ill-fated 1912 Antarctic expedition have come to light. <br />
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Bowers perished with Scott on their return from the South Pole, but these photographs taken by him were returned to Britain with expedition photographer Herbert Ponting.<br />
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They show the team with their dogs and ponies on the Ross Ice Shelf preparing for their doomed departure for the Pole.