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Built in 1901, Royal Research Ship "Discovery" was the last traditional three-masted ship built in Britain. The ship took Scott and Shackleton on the British National Antarctic Expedition of 1901-04, their first successful journey to the continent. She is now on display at Discovery Point, Dundee.

RRS Discovery at Discovery Point

RRS Discovery at Discovery Point

Masts and rigging from stern deck

Masts and rigging from stern deck

Crew quarters on the mess deck

Crew quarters on the mess deck

Bridge and fore deck

Bridge and fore deck

Southern sky

Southern sky

Masts and rigging

Masts and rigging

Masts and rigging in the winter sun RRS Discovery

Masts and rigging in the winter sun RRS Discovery