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Search for Lost Franklin Expedition Ships to Resume

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August 10, 2013
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Scientists will be heading back to the Canadian Arctic this weekend to continue the search for HMS Erebus and HMS Terror, ships that were lost after becoming trapped in the ice during the 1845 Franklin Expedition, Parks Canada says.


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