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The Lost Daguerreotypes - 18 June 2009

Russell Potter has recently published two very interesting posts on his blog 'Visions of the North' relating to the Daguerreotypes taken...

All about lead... 22 Feb 2009

Primo Levy said that 'lead is the metal of death'. You can't read about the Franklin Expedition for very long without coming across lead....

What is 'hidden tracks'? - 22 Feb 2009

'Hidden Tracks: the Secrets of James Fitzjames and the Franklin Expedition' is the book I've just completed. (Actually I'm obsessively...

Sir James Gambier - 29 Sept 2010

Until 'James Fitzjames: The Mystery Man of the Franklin Expedition' was published, there was no public knowledge of who James Fitzjames'...

Franklin ship found - 9 September 2014

And here is the news which the world has waited for since 1848 - the finding of one of Franklin's ships. Today’s announcement by Stephen...