<--- The Quest - Shackleton's ship
on his final trip south.
The 1921 trip on the Quest was his final journey. He died of a heart attackin the early hours of the 5 th January 1922 shortly after the start of the expedition, at Grytviken in South Georgia where he was buried.
A few months later on their journey home the crew of the Quest erected a cross at King Edward Point, across the bay from the cemetary where their "Boss" lies buried
Shackleton's Grave in the Cemetery
at Grytviken, South Georgia ------>