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E.W. Bingham; Launcelot Fleming interviewed by John Bechervaise for the John Bechervaise MS 7972 collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 6448309
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Bingham, E. W, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access to be determined. 
Description 1986 
1 sound cassette (ca. 86 min.) 
Series

John Bechervaise MS 7972 collection.

Biography/History

John Rymill and Surgeon Lieutenant Commander E.W. Bingham, Royal Navy, surveyed unknown territory high on the peninsula over the Weddell Sea, where Shackleton's Endurance was crushed in 1915. William Launcelot Scott Fleming was the geologist and chaplain. Rymill allotted southern sledging in the sound to A. Stephenson, Rev. W. L. S. Fleming and G. C. L. Bertram, during the British Graham Land Expedition, 1934-1937.

Notes

Recorded on 7 June 1986.

Subjects Bingham, E. W. - Interviews.  |  Fleming, Launcelot, - 1906-1990 - Interviews.  |  Rymill, John, - 1905-1968 - Anecdotes.  |  Great Britain. - Royal Navy - Officers - Interviews.  |  British Graham Land Expedition, 1934-1937.  |  Surgeons - Antarctica - Interviews.  |  Chaplains - Antarctica - Interviews.  |  Geology - Antarctica.  |  Explorers - Antarctica - Interviews.  |  Antarctica - Discovery and exploration - British.
Other authors/contributors Béchervaise, John (John Mayston), 1910-1998, Interviewer  |  Fleming, Launcelot, 1906-1990, Interviewee

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