Sir John Franklin
|Caption||Sir John Franklin. Best known for his expedition to discover the North-West Passage, Franklin led an action-packed life. As a young seaman he was shipwrecked whilst on a voyage surveying the seas around Australia. His ship the Porpoise and another vessel, the Cato, struck a coral reef. The crew of both ships were stranded on the reef where they lived on provisions taken from the stricken ships, until they were rescued several weeks later. Original artwork.|
|Artist||Severino Baraldi (1930-)|
|Artwork medium||gouache on paper|
|Copyright notice||© Look and Learn|
|Keywords||Sir John Franklin shipwreck coral reef Australia Cato Porpoise barrel ship boat union jack flag sailors|
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