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'Endurance' frozen in the ice, c.1915 (b/w photo)

The Endurance was the three-masted barquentine in which Sir Ernest Shackleton sailed for the Antarctic on the 1914 Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition

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'Endurance' frozen in the ice, c.1915 (b/w photo)
IMAGE number
RGS408396
Title
'Endurance' frozen in the ice, c.1915 (b/w photo)
Artist
Hurley, Frank (1885-1962) / Australian
Location
Royal Geographical Society, London, UK
Medium
black and white photograph
Description
The Endurance was the three-masted barquentine in which Sir Ernest Shackleton sailed for the Antarctic on the 1914 Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition; She was launched in 1912 from Sandefjord in Norway and was crushed by ice, causing her to sink, three years later in the Weddell Sea off Antarctica;
Photo credit
© Royal Geographical Society / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
boat / transport / ship / frozen / south pole / shipwrecked / exploration / iceberg / shipwreck / explorer / icebergs / marooned / antarctica / Photograph / Photography / Mzphoto

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