Devon and Cornwall Polar Society

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Some future dates for your diary:
Thursday 19 October at the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Plymouth Society Meeting - Commemoration of the Commonwealth Trans Antarctic Expedition 1955-58 with Ken Blaiklock, Leading Surveyor of the Advance Party, film and discussion.
Thursday 30 November 2017 at Matthews Hall, Topsham near Exeter 7pm for 7.30pm start
‘A TALE OF THE TERROR’
Finding Franklin’s lost ships
Speaker will be Russell Potter who is a Professor at Rhode Island College, USA. This event is taking place in the historic seaport of Topsham, where the Terror was built, and the talk is being organised by Topsham Museum Society (where there is display about the ship. Several members have heard this speaker before and he is excellent, so do try and attend.
Bar and Book Stalls
Tickets £5
Available from The Topsham Book Shop and Topsham Museum (until 31st Oct)
21 Victoria Road (after 31st Oct)

Overnight accommodation available at The Salutation Inn, Topsham at a discounted rate for DCPS members: www.salutationtopsham.co.uk
Tickets can also be reserved at this website for collection on the night www.devonmuseums.net/Topsham-Museum/E-Commerce
5/6 June 2018 at the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Plymouth 150 Commemoration of Captain Scott's 150th birthday with church service, lectures and dinner
See special area on this website for more details Scott 150