Memoirs of Lord Charles Beresford – 1864 – The Falkland Islands

var addthis_config = {“data_track_addressbar”:true};   Lord Charles Beresford (1846-1919) was a British Admiral and Member of Parliament, he was a hero in battle and a champion of the Navy in Parliament.  Below is another installment in our series of his memoirs – taken from ‘The Memoirs of Admiral Lord Charles Beresford’ written by himself and … Continue reading Memoirs of Lord Charles Beresford – 1864 – The Falkland Islands

The Falkland Islands Discovery – 1502

  Search the library for more like this We’ve delved into the Ultrapedia archives to see what history holds on the discovery of the Falkland Islands; there are many conflicting and biased reports.  Here we feature an excerpt from The Merchants Magazine and Commercial Review Volume 6 published in 1842 – reporting the islands were … Continue reading The Falkland Islands Discovery – 1502

Memoirs of Lord Charles Beresford – 1868 – HMS Galatea

Lord Charles Beresford (1846-1919) was a British Admiral and Member of Parliament, he was a hero in battle and a champion of the Navy in Parliament.  Below is another installment in our series of his memoirs – taken from ‘The Memoirs of Admiral Lord Charles Beresford’ written by himself and published in 1914. This excerpt … Continue reading Memoirs of Lord Charles Beresford – 1868 – HMS Galatea

Memoirs of Lord Charles Beresford – The Convict Settlement

var addthis_config = {“data_track_addressbar”:true};   Lord Charles Beresford (1846-1919) was a British Admiral and Member of Parliament, he was a hero in battle and a champion of the Navy in Parliament.  Below is another installment in our series of his memoirs – taken from ‘The Memoirs of Admiral Lord Charles Beresford’ written by himself and … Continue reading Memoirs of Lord Charles Beresford – The Convict Settlement

The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917)

  Search the library for more like this Excerpt from The Outlook – Volume 113  – published on 12th July 1916 – about the plight of The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (also know as the Endurance Expedition) (1914-1917).  It took Shackleton four attempts to return to Elephant Island to rescue the party stranded there, they were … Continue reading The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917)