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George Nares

A Victorian polar explorer remembered: Vice-Admiral Sir George Nares

The commander of the the first steam vessel to cross the Antarctic Circle in 1874, Vice-Admiral Sir George Nares played a pivotal role in Victorian Arctic exploration. On the centenary of his death, descendent Jerrard Nares will discuss this extrordinary Victoprian polar pioneer.

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Dear Winifred

Thu 8 August 2013

Kettle's Yard House and Gallery

Anne Goodchild speaks about Christopher Wood’s correspondence with Winifred Nicholson.

Cost: free

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Thu 8 August 2013 1:10PM - 1:40PM

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Address: Kettle's Yard House and Gallery
Castle Street
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB3 0AQ
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