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Found : Ship that was lost in the Arctic

It was the HMS Investigator that for about 150 years ago took part in the expedition that searched for Sir John Franklin. The ship was abandoned in the icy waters in 1853, but was now found in shallow waters in Mercy Bay on the north coast of Banks Island in the Western area of the Arctic that belongs to Canada.

Alongside the ship there where three bodies discovered onboard, The British goverment has been informed by the findings acording to Environemnt Minister Jim Prentice.

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Who was: Unsinkable Molly Brown

Margaret Tobin was born 18 of July 1867. She married James Joseph Brown (1854-1922) on the 1 of september 1886. On the night of April 14 1912 Molly Brown was onboard Titanic when she hit the iceberg, Margaret toke command and helped other passengers to board the lifeboats, and finally even she could leave the ship in lifeboat no:6. She would become regared by historians as a heroine, due to her efforts to get lifeboat no:6 to turn around and go back to look for survivours. Molly Brown died on the 26 of October 1932, 65 years old. Her home is now a museum.

Molly Brown House Museum

Molly Browns death certificate at http://www.titanic-titanic.com/

Molly Brown on find a grave

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Targenor - 01 oktober 2010 at 12:00

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