Composition and origin of fuel from the hut of explorer Robert Falcon Scott, Cape Evans, Antarctica
Entry ID: Scotts_Fuel

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Summary
Abstract: As a direct result of the 1989-90 trip as part of ASAC 245, a sample of petrol used by Scott on his ill-fated expedition to the South Pole was obtained. This petrol sample was supplied by the late Garth Varcoe of the New Zealand Antarctic Division following a discussion ensuing from a lecture given whilst on the Icebird when stuck in the ice off Davis. This sample is of intense historical ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.63   S: -77.63   E: 166.4   W: 166.4

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1910-08-15
Stop Date: 1912-03-29
Quality The dates provided in temporal coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints The data are currently not publicly available.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
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COMPLETE
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Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: dave.connell at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-07-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
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