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Ran in the caboose before leaving.
courtesy The Coldest Journey, SOURCE

South Pole Winter Videos: Ranulph Fiennes departs

Posted: Feb 27, 2013 09:18 pm EST

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(Newsdesk) He left by Cat and Caboose from The Coldest Journey fuel depot. The team posted videos of Ran's departure, due to serious frostbite on four fingers on his left hand. He has already lost fingertips due to frostbite on a North Pole attempt, which he had reportedly cut off with a saw after he had learned about the time it would take for the doctors to do it and of the costs. Ranulph Fiennes tells Ian Prickett he is "not happy at all" to be leaving the expedition's Ice Team after such a long time planning. ...

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