OISF – Talk – GHOSTS FROM THE DEEP

When:
September 12, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2017-09-12T14:00:00+01:00
2017-09-12T15:00:00+01:00
Where:
King Street Halls
King Street
Kirkwall KW15 1JF
UK
Cost:
£2-£4
Contact:
Orkney International Science Festival (OISF)

Polar historian Dr Maria Pia Casarini tells of the discovery of Sir John Franklin’s ships Erebus and Terror and the implications for Arctic history, and looks back at Lady Franklin’s 1849 visit to Orkney and Shetland on the quest for information about the expedition’s fate.