Author Results for Richard. J. Cyriax

The Voyage of H.M.S. North Star, 1849-50

By Richard. J. Cyriax

This article provides an account of H.M.S. North Star’s failed attempt to contact Arctic Explorer, Captain Sir James Clark Ross in the Arctic between 1849-50. During this voyage the vessel (built at Woolwich, 1819-20) was under the command of James Saunders who directed sixty-three officers and men on the search. The North Star would eventually […] Read More

Filed under: Other (Nineteenth C) | Arctic
Subjects include: Historic Vessels, Museums & Restoration