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'Tis The Season!10 øre tokenA new museum team arrive ready for a busy summer ahead
A review of the last month at the Museum by Sue EdwardsAbout UsAinslie's blog
Alert in the Falkland IslandsAlert in the Falkland Islands by Sally PoncetAllardyce Room
And we're off; but can we have a gun please. SG Director Sarah Lurcock writes at the start of the new season.Anorak worn by John ChesterAnorak worn by Malcom Burley
Arrowsmith trophyArtefacts in storageAshtray
BLOGBackpackBackpack used during South Georgia Surveys
Baleen platesBarnacle from a whaleBarrel
Biostat whale formulaBlack-browed albatross eggBlades
Block of baleen plate from a minke whaleBlubber hookBlubber hook (1992.1.110.1)
Blubber hook (1992.1.111.1-2)Blubber hook (1992.5.19)Blubber hook (1992.5.20)
Blubber hook (1992.5.22)Blubber hook (1992.5.23)Blubber hook (2001.2.323)
Blubber hook (2001.4.323)Blubber hook (2008.2)Bonner Room
BookletBottle with corkBrass clip
Bridget's blogCan of smokeless powder for whale cannonCan you help the South Georgia Museum with your old photographs? Posted May 29th 2014
Candle standCarbide lampCarved piece of teak
CemetaryCemeteryChristmas
ChurchCoal scuttleCoat hook
Collection of 13 glass bottlesColour code board for station pipeworkCompass from Shackleton’s “Nimrod” expedition
Compañia Argentina de Pesca badgeCooper's benchCoopers bench
Coopers broachCoopers toolCopy of woodcut of Possession Bay
Curator's Blog - 13/12/07Curator's Blog - 23/4/2008Curatorial Intern Katie Murray give us a run down of the last month at the South Georgia Museum. Happy New Year!
Curatorial Intern Katie Murray gives us a run down of the last month at the South Georgia Museum. Happy New Year!Curatorial plans for the seasonCurators Blog – 8/11/07
Curator’s Blog - 15/2/2008Divers pumpDiving belt
Diving suitDraught mark from the “Louise”Embryo of humpback whale
Engraving toolEngraving toolsEnsign from yacht "Totorore"
Fastening from the “Louise”Fid (1998.6.304)
Football bootsFootball shieldFragment of bottle
Fragment of bottle (1995.3.212.1)Framed photograph of "Daisy"Fullerton Room
Fundraising initiativesGeneral Manager's blogGetting going for the new season
Glass bottle (1997.5.250)Glass lid for Kilner jarGood weather brings with it the chance to undertake outdoor work in South Georgia!
Grave marker, H. BrockloaeGrave marker, W. H. DyreGraveyard
HEREHand hook (1992.1.110.1)Hand hook (1992.1.110.2)
Historic images around the stationHistoryHome
House flag of Christian Salvesen Whaling CompanyHymn bookIce axe
InsulatorsIron bolt (1995.3.212.2)Japanese catch report board
Jarvis RoomJugKnife (2005.3.371)
Knife (2005.5.371)Knife with sheathLamp for burning tram (whale) oil
Large fidLarsen RoomLast few weeks
Latest NewsLeather bootLeather boot (2002.2.339)
Leather bucketLecture to the Kendall Whaling Museum on the beginnings of South Georgia Museum by Nigel Bonner, 16th October 1993Lens from the eye of a sperm whale
Letter from Sir Ernest ShackletonLid from toothpaste potLiz Adams tells us about some of the events at the museum throughout November
Logbook belonging to Captain C. A. LarsenLongines wrist watch belonging to Tony BomfordLouise survives another storm and it is goodbye to the museum team
Maker's plateMap of the Falkland Islands’ Dependencies
Maritime GalleryMittens belonging to Duncan CarseMuseum Assistant Darren Blanche on the return of Team Rat and an overview of the museum events in February.
Museum Assistant Gemma French brings us to date to the end of the year.Museum Assistant Henrick Løvendahl writes of events in February as the season draws to a close.Museum Assistant Josie Clark on film crews, yacht visitors, pipits and whales
Museum Assistant Josie Clark on film crews, yacht visitors, pipits and whales...Museum Assistant Kris Allan on the events of January at the South Georgia MuseumMuseum Assistant Sue Edwards tells us the latest news from Grytviken and round about
Museum Assistant Sue Werner reports on all the events in a busy January at the South Georgia Museum.Museum team success in the South Georgia Half Marathon!New job opportunity with South Georgia Heritage Trust!
New memberNewsNigel Bonner
Nigel Bonner's microtomeNorwegian sign for seasonal saleNotebook
Oil lampPainting in watercolour of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ship “Quest”Pair of painted whale bulla
Pair of painted whale bullaePair of scrimshaw penguinsPesca sign
Photo albumPhotograph “Shackleton’s Great Open Boat Journey”Photographic print illustration of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ship “Quest”
PianoPiece of wood from Shackleton’s ship “Endurance”Plaque memorial to Sir Ernest Shackleton (1997.1.274)
Plaque memorial to Sir Ernest Shackleton (1997.1.275)Plaque memorial to Sir Ernest Shackleton (1997.1.276)Plaque memorial to Sir Ernest Shackleton (1997.1.277)
Primus stove made of brassPrince RoomPrint of watercolour painting of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ship “Quest”
RadarRadioRead Ainslie's blog
Read all about it!Recent blogRifle Shooting cup
Rifle shooting cupRingdal or whalers bunk roomRopework mat
Running shoesRuth's blogSGHT Director SG Sarah Lurcock rounds up the 2011/12 season with the nbews from March.
SGHT Director SG Sarah Lurcock rounds up the 2011/12 season with the news from March.SGHT Director South Georgia Sarah Lurcock rounds up the season with a report on events at the Museum through March.Scriber
Scrimshaw found at Leith HarbourScrimshaw painted head figureScrimshaw penguin
Scrimshaw sperm whale toothSealer's glass bottleSealing knife
Sealing knife (1992.1.109)Sealing lanceSextant
Shard of potteryShards of wood from the "James Caird"Ship model of “Southern Wheeler” in a bottle
Shooting cupShop Manager's Blog - 16/01/08Shop Manager's Blog – 26/11/07
Skis made of wood (1998.6.299)Sledge made of wood(1998.6.298)Sledge made of wood (1998.6.298)
Sleeping bagSolid fuel cookerSouth Georgia Museum
South Georgia Museum artefacts go on display in New YorkSouth Georgia Museum auctions stunning albatross sculptureSouth Georgia pipit egg
SpoonSports medalSqueegee used for whale oil
StillStopperTenneskruer harpoon grenade fuses
Tent made of grey canvas (1998.6.303)The Carr Maritime GalleryThe James Caird replica arrives at South Georgia Museum
The latest happenings in South Georgia by Ruth FraserThe new museum season has started. Hear what the team have been up toThe new museum season has started. Read what the team have been up to by Sue Edwards.
The new team and the curatorial plans for the seasonTheodor AnderssonThere is a dead rat in the cellar… Thomas Kennedy, the Curatorial Intern rounds up events from November.
Three Japanese blubber hooksTim and Pauline CarrTimeline
Tin openerTooth from a sperm whale (1998.6.306)Tooth from an elephant seal (1992.5.050.1)
Tooth from an elephant seal (1992.5.050.2)Tooth of a sperm whale (1992.1.049)Top part of bull elephant seal skull
Two pieces of wood from the boat “James Caird”Various ScrimshawViolin made on South Georgia set to return to the island
Visit to SandefjordVisitingVolunteer Sam Moore writes about the varied experiences he has had during his month helping out at the Museum.
WadsWalking stick owned by Sir Ernest ShackletonWatercolour painting of Grytviken whaling station
Whale harpoonWhale line guideWhale tooth napkin ring
Whalers Trades RoomWhalingWhaling harpoon
Wynn-Williams letter