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  • ArticlesA portrait of Teddy Evans of the Antarctic, Evans of the Broke (1880-1957)

    14 June 2013

    [image: Teddy Evans]

    Teddy Evans was second-in-command of Captain Scott's ill-fated Antarctic expedition from 1910 to 1913 and, following Scott's demise, in command of the Terra Nova's journey back into the Roath Dock in Cardiff on 14 June 1913.
  • ArticlesThe scout flag that went South with Scott

    14 June 2013

    [image: Boy Scouts flag]

    When Captain Scott's Antarctic Expedition ship, the Terra Nova, sailed into her home port of Cardiff on 14 June 1913, she had not only the White Ensign flying at the stern, the Welsh flag on the mainmast and the Cardiff City coat of arms on the foremast, but another, much smaller flag fluttering at the bow. Bearing the colour of the 4th Cardiff Scout Troop, this little green flag had accompanied the expedition to the Antarctic and back.
  • ArticlesCaptain Scott's Welsh Flag

    1 March 2012

    [image: Captain Scotts Welsh Flag]

    The textile collection of Amgueddfa Cymru includes several Welsh flags. Most were originally hoisted above civic buildings; one has even flown in outer space! The oldest and largest example in the collection is associated with another daring mission — Captain Robert Falcon Scott's 1910-13 British Antarctic Expedition.

Articles

  • ArticlesA portrait of Teddy Evans of the Antarctic, Evans of the Broke (1880-1957)

    14 June 2013

    [image: Teddy Evans]

    Teddy Evans was second-in-command of Captain Scott's ill-fated Antarctic expedition from 1910 to 1913 and, following Scott's demise, in command of the Terra Nova's journey back into the Roath Dock in Cardiff on 14 June 1913.
  • ArticlesThe scout flag that went South with Scott

    14 June 2013

    [image: Boy Scouts flag]

    When Captain Scott's Antarctic Expedition ship, the Terra Nova, sailed into her home port of Cardiff on 14 June 1913, she had not only the White Ensign flying at the stern, the Welsh flag on the mainmast and the Cardiff City coat of arms on the foremast, but another, much smaller flag fluttering at the bow. Bearing the colour of the 4th Cardiff Scout Troop, this little green flag had accompanied the expedition to the Antarctic and back.
  • ArticlesCaptain Scott's Welsh Flag

    1 March 2012

    [image: Captain Scotts Welsh Flag]

    The textile collection of Amgueddfa Cymru includes several Welsh flags. Most were originally hoisted above civic buildings; one has even flown in outer space! The oldest and largest example in the collection is associated with another daring mission — Captain Robert Falcon Scott's 1910-13 British Antarctic Expedition.

Galleries

  • GalleriesWales and Slavery

    4 April 2011

    [image: Slavery]

    Most societies have exploited slave labour at some stage in their history. This is also true of Wales.

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