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HMS Terror found!
« on: September 16, 2016, 06:33:56 PM »
Unbelievable as it sounds, the ship from Franklin's Lost Expedition -which was lost with all hands more than 170 years ago- was recently found in Terror's Bay (a location which was named after the ill-fated ship long before the discovery of the wreckage).

This, combined with the fact that the other ship that took part of the ill-fated voyage had already been found in 2014, puts an end to one of the biggest maritime mysteries.

Here's a very interesting article about the whole thing: http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/13/travel/hms-terror-franklin-expedition-ship-found-trnd/



« Last Edit: September 16, 2016, 06:42:59 PM by Silverweed's Claws »

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« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2016, 06:49:21 PM »
That's incredible. What an amazing discovery!
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« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2016, 10:01:19 PM »
I'm glad that they finally discover the wreckage. Maybe some of the unanswered questions of that doomed expedition may be answered.;)
« Last Edit: September 17, 2016, 03:13:14 AM by Vesper »