Remembering Edward Bransfield – new documentary launched


The Remembering Edward Bransfield committee launched its short documentary on Edward Bransfield on Thursday last in O’Meara’s in Ballinacurra. They also gave a presentation on the monument that will be unveiled in Ballinacurra on the 25th January, 2020 to mark the 200th anniversary of his expedition being the first to see and chart part of the Antarctic mainland. The documentary and further information on the monument and all things Edward Bransfield can be found on their website The committee would be happy to give a talk on Edward Bransfield to any interested groups or schools.

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