Endurance Glacier is a broad glacier north of Mount Elder, draining south-east to the south coast of Elephant Island in the South Shetland Islands of Antarctica, and is the main discharge glacier ... which anchored off the glacier on several occasions in support of the Joint Services Expedition to Elephant Island, 1970– 71.
Endurance was the three-masted barquentine in which Sir Ernest Shackleton sailed for the Antarctic on the 1914 Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition. ... Out of service: 1915 ... After Shackleton purchased the ship, she was rechristened " Endurance" after the Shackleton family motto "Fortitudine vincimus" (By endurance we ...
Dec 10, 1998 ... But to Sir Ernest Shackleton in 1914, the trans-Antarctic hike was one of the last ... a Norwegian shipyard, renamed it Endurance after his family motto, "By endurance ... Trekking over the island's glaciers, Shackleton rejoined civilization and set in ... Help/Feedback | Classifieds | Services | New York Today.
Black and white archive image of Endurance in ice alignment spacer ... For six weeks, the Endurance, which Shackleton had renamed after his family motto, Fortitudine ... was on the opposite coast, across treacherous glaciers and mountains.
Ernest Shackleton was born in 1874, to a family of English descent that made ... stories for a berth on a sailing ship, beginning a career in the merchant service. ... dogs, he pioneered a route along the Great Beardmore Glacier with fellow crew ...
Apr 26, 2017 ... ... rechristening it to Endurance after the Shackleton family motto fortitudine ... His new aim was to be the first to cross Antarctica, using an ... The Endurance got icebound in less than a month, drifting frozen in the ... The team fueled up at at Union Glacier, getting another top-up 400 miles later at an airstrip.
The main scientific project of Oceanites is its Antarctic Site Inventory, which ... by support from Antarctic Treaty governments and agencies — including the UK ... EXPLORER and the United Kingdom ice patrol vessel HMS Endurance. ... Global Stewardship · In The News · Family and Multi-Generational Travel · Jeopardy!
Antarctic Explorers Image Right - Jameson Adams , Frank Wild and Eric Marshall (left ... This meant that each expedition became a feat of endurance that tested its .... UK 17 February 1912 Beardmore Glacier, Antarctica Head injury, starvation, and ... the significant number who died on active service in the First World War):.
Feb 25, 2016 ... Tom Crean's accomplishments make “The Heroic Age of Antarctic ... Crean was born to a large family in County Kerry, Ireland, on February 25, 1877. ... still earned formal recognition by Scott for “meritorious service throughout. ... Most people are familiar with Shackleton's Endurance Expedition as the ...