2008

NT2374 : Grave of Lieut. John Irving, RN, who died on Franklin's expedition

taken 16 years ago, near to Edinburgh, Scotland

Grave of Lieut. John Irving, RN, who died on Franklin's expedition
Grave of Lieut. John Irving, RN, who died on Franklin's expedition
Grave of Lieutenant John Irving, RN, HMS Terror, born 1815, died King William Land 1848/49 during the Franklin expedition. His body was discovered by the American Lieutenant Frederick Schwatka and returned to Edinburgh for burial.

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ronnie leask   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 21 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 17 August, 2008
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 238 741 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.2315N 3:13.3143W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 238 741
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