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Franklin's lost expedition was a British voyage of Arctic explo...

wikipedia - 16 Sep 2016
Franklin's lost expedition was a British voyage of Arctic exploration led by Captain Sir John Franklin that departed England in 1845 aboard two ships, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror. A Royal Navy officer and experienced explorer, Franklin had served on three previous Arctic expeditions, the latter two as commanding officer. His fourth and last, undertaken when he was 59, was meant to traverse the last unnavigated section of the Northwest Passage. After a few early fatalities, the two ships becam
franklin's lost expedition

Mystic Seaport to unveil five new exhibits next year

theday.com (subscription) - 20 Sep 2017
Franklin and his crew of 128 were lost and 37 expeditions over the next decade were unable to find them. Graves, provisions, Inuit stories and a single, handwritten note were found but the well preserved ships, The HMS Erebus and Terror, were not ...
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Newfoundland marine technology company Kraken evolving

The Telegram - 15 Sep 2017
Kraken Sonar Inc. president and CEO Karl Kenny says the company will begin to engage in more robotics as a service business, as a revenue stream for the five-year-old marine technology company specializing in sonar and sensors for use in the military ...
franklin's lost expedition

“Untold Stories” From The #Explorer150 Cross-Canada Drone

The Digital Circuit (blog) - 15 Sep 2017
Louie Kamookak provided crucial assistance to Canadian officials in helping locate the lost Franklin Expedition ship HMS Erebus, for which he received the Order of Nunavut. But the simplicity of his contribution is the most extraordinary part of his story.
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How the Discovery of Two Lost Ships Solved an Arctic Mystery

National Geographic - 16 Apr 2017
Paul Watson, author of Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition, was on board the lead Canadian vessel when Erebus was found. Speaking from Vancouver, Watson explains why the hunt for lost historic ships was a geopolitical move ...
franklin's lost expedition

Lady Franklin Rock

Williams Lake Tribune - 07 Sep 2017
You may know a little about the Franklin expedition. ...
franklin's lost expedition

BC man helps find piece of aviation history

Barriere Star Journal - 12 Sep 2017
Shea was previously part of the successful Arctic search for the ships lost in the 1845 Franklin Expedition. On Friday, July 28, the team from Kraken began work on the Raise the Arrow project, a collaboration between several private companies ...
franklin's lost expedition

Shuswap man helps find Avro Arrow model

Salmon Arm Observer - 11 Sep 2017
Shea was previously part of the successful Arctic search for the ships lost in the 1845 Franklin Expedition. On Friday, July 28, the team from Kraken began work on the Raise the Arrow project, a collaboration between several private companies ...
franklin's lost expedition

Photos: Today in History, September 21

Meriden Record-Journal - 21 Sep 2017
President Franklin Delano Roosevelt relaxes in a motorcade car accompanied by his daughter, Anna Boettiger, during a baseball game between White House newspapermen and a team fielded by broadcast journalist Lowell Thomas at Quaker Hill near Pawling, N ...
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Museum risks wrath of Inuit with display from tragic Arctic voyage

The Guardian - 01 Jul 2017
After 165 years under icy seas, the lost secrets of Sir John Franklin's doomed British Arctic expedition in search of the North-West Passage are to form the centrepiece of a major London exhibition, Death in the Ice. But who really owns these salvaged ...

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