Author Results for Richard Cyriax

The Unsolved Problem of the Franklin Expedition Records Supposedly Buried on King William Island

By Richard Cyriax

In May1845 Captain Franklin set sail from the Thames leading an expedition aimed to discover a North-West passage. His ships were seen for the last time in Baffin Bay the following July. The fate of the expedition: unknown. Franklin and his men never came back, so several expeditions took place in the course of the […] Read More

Filed under: Other (Nineteenth C) | Shipwrecks | Arctic
Subjects include: Archaeology