Dundee Heritage Trust
Purchase of 35 objects relating to Frank Plumley
Grant Awarded: £10,000 | Board approved: April 2016
To purchase, via private sale, a collection of 35 objects relating to Frank Plumley (1876-1971), one of the stokers on the British National Antarctic Expedition 1901-1904. These comprise of personal possessions, archives and photographs from his time on board Discovery as well as newspaper clippings relating to his later life.