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Arctic voyage to Baffin"s Bay and Lancaster Sound

Robert Anstruther Goodsir

Arctic voyage to Baffin"s Bay and Lancaster Sound

in search of friends with Sir John Franklin.

by Robert Anstruther Goodsir

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Published by Van Voorst in London .
Written in English

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  • Franklin, John, -- Sir, -- 1786-1847

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    Open LibraryOL13849331M

    In the year , a voyage was made under the auspices of some of the priests, and the adventurers penetrated north of Lancaster sound, reaching about the same latitude that was attained by Parry in This expedition was of sufficient importance to justify some notice of it . Observations as to its having been the constant Opinion that there was a North-west Passage: The great Degree of Credibility there is from the Circumstances of de Fonte's Voyage. What Foundation those who argue against a North-west Passage have for their Argument: Where the Passage is supposed, and an Explanation of the Map:

    Title: A Voyage of Discovery, Made Under the Orders of the Admiralty, in His Majesty's Ships Isabella and Alexander, for the Purpose of Exploring Baffin's Bay, and Enquiring into the Probability of a North-West Passage. In Two Volumes. Author: Ross, John Categories: Early Imprints, Polar Expeditions, Edition: Second Edition Publisher: Strahan and Spottiswoode, for . Baffins Bay covery in and H. M. List of of plants collected Possession Bay (from: ships Isabella and on «A the coast voyage of Alexander» by London b J. of dis-Ross]. XVIII = , by the officers Parry. London of discovery under Capt. — Vermischte bot. Schriften R. Brotons., Leipzig Esenbech, V. Kapt.

    Om isförhållandena i Baffins-bay äro gynsamma, och i fall. expeditionens fartyg kan i granskapet af Disko-ön ännu disponera. tillräckligt kol för en färd längre norr ut, eller i fall den kan ur. de i dessa trakter befintliga kollager bryta den kolqvantitet, som. behöfves för ändamålet, så vore det högeligen önskvärdt, om den. Aboard the Discovery, Baffin charted the area and named Lancaster, Smith, and Jones Sounds after members of his company. By the completion of his voyage, Baffin held out no hope of an ice-free passage and the area remained unexplored for another two centuries.


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[Robert Anstruther Goodsir; John Van Voorst; S. & J. Bentley and Henry Fley,] -- Narrative of voyage in search of Franklin's expedition on board whaler Advice led by William Penney.

Written by brother of one of Franklin's men. Baffin Bay (Inuktitut: Saknirutiak Imanga; Greenlandic: Avannaata Imaa; French: Baie de Baffin), located between Baffin Island and the west coast of Greenland, is a marginal sea of the North Atlantic Ocean. It is connected to the Atlantic via Davis Strait and the Labrador narrower Nares Strait connects Baffin Bay with the Arctic bay is not navigable most of the Average depth: m (2, ft).

Surface sediment from five sites drilled during Leg of the Ocean Drilling Program in Prydz Bay (Antarctica) yielded a predominantly agglutinated foraminiferal assemblage. This assemblage is compared with the agglutinated fauna of Lancaster Sound and Cited by: 9.

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Ships Isabella & Alexander to Davis's Straits & Baffin's Bay. Polar Pioneers: John Ross and James 4 Voyage to Baffins Bay 5 John Ross versus John Barrow Bay Hudson’s Bay Company Ibid Inlet Inuit Isabella James Clark Ross James Ross journey June King King William Island Lady Franklin Lancaster Sound land later latitude letter Lieutenant London Lord magnetic pole McClintock Melville 5/5(1).

Setting out in April ofthe expedition rediscovered Baffin Bay and its three Sounds, Smith, Jones, and Lancaster, thereby vindicating the reports made by William Baffin in Sailing some distance into Lancaster Sound, Ross sited a mirage which he believed to be a range of mountains blocking further Edition: First Edition.

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arctic polar exploration voyage travel goodsir franklin baffins bay. Setting out in April ofthe expedition rediscovered Baffin Bay and its three Sounds, Smith, Jones, and Lancaster, thereby vindicating the reports made by William Baffin in Sailing some distance into Lancaster Sound, Ross sited a mirage which he believed to be a range of mountains blocking further passage.

He was, according to his instructions, to head for the north Pacific, sail up the coast of north-west America to latitude 65° N and there 'to search for, and to explore, such rivers or inlets as may appear to be of a considerable extent, and pointing towards Hudsons or Baffins Author: Nick Rennison.

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8/19/ 8/19/ 1/5/ 5/10/ A Voyage of Discovery Made Under the Orders of the Admiralty, in His Majesty's Ships Isabella and Alexander, for the Purpose of Exploring Baffin's Bay, and Inquiring into the Probability of a North-West Passage. Author Ross, John Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - very good Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover Publisher John Murray.

Ross, Sir John A voyage of discovery for the purpose of exploring Baffins Bay and inquiring into the possibility of a North-west Passage, p. Narrative of a second voyage in search of a North-west Passage pp. They were small vessels (together only tons) as compared with the frigates and corvettes of the US naval Kane was used to.

How­ever they proved to be strong enough to survive a voyage of almost 16 months most of the time kept in ice. Kane gives a detailed description of the voyage, based on the diary he kept. Young male polar bear at the floe edge with Arctic sea gull Lancaster Sound Nunavut Canada Arctic A tourist boat in Disco Bay (Greenland) transporting transport haul wood timber sledge before entering Frobisher Bay and landing on present-day Baffin Island.

Search Results for North West Passage Stock Photos and Images (3,) Page 1 of Kane gives a detailed description of the voyage, based on the diary he kept. Partly drifting in pack ice they reach their northernmost point 76o 25’ N in Baffins Bay in August, where they find open water and sail to Lancaster Sound and enter Barrow Straits as far west as Griffith Island 96o W.

Full text of "The voyages of William Baffin, " See other formats. Find out about The Illustrated London News. Home This is Year Grid Journal of a Voyage in Baffins Bay and Barrow Straits in By Peter Sutherland MD MRCSE Surgeon to the Expedition.

' Smith Sound in Baffins Bay – "The Isabel " Entering the Polar Basin '.This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.John Davis (?

- ) was one of the chief English navigators and explorers under Elizabeth I, especially in Polar regions. Davis was born at Sandridge near Dartmouth about From a boy he was a sailor, and early made several voyages with Adrian Gilbert; both the Gilbert and Raleigh families were Devonians of his own neighbourhood, and through life he seems to have .