From:South Georgia Museum
About this objectNautical almanac used by Captain Frank Worsley in 1916 to navigate the lifeboat James Caird from Elephant Island to South Georgia and given by him to Reginald James, the expedition’s physicist, while in Punta Arenas after Shackleton’s Elephant Island Rescue. Note attached is a handwritten note by Reginald James included with the almanac.
Medium and MaterialsCard, Ink, Paper, String
MeasurementsL. 240mm, W. 150mm
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