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Shackleton's Endurance sails from Plymouth

100 years ago today Shackleton's Endurance sailed 200px-Phoenix in Fowey Estuaryfrom Plymouth. Congratulations to the Devon and Cornwall Polar Society for organising a great two days of talks and discussion at the lovely Duke of Cornwall Hotel where Shackleton stayed on the preceding night. The ship Phoenix re-enacts the Endurance's departure from Millbay Dock.


http://www.shackleton100.org/
http://www.devonandcornwallpolarsociety.org.uk/
http://www.thedukeofcornwall.co.uk/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phoenix_%28tall_ship%29