With its four Rolls-Royce Griffon engines giving it the nickname Growler the Shackleton flew with the RAF from 1949 until 1991! It played a number of roles throughout its service but mainly it was an anti-submarine aircr...
Experience vast penguin rookeries and seal colonies on this awe-inspiring voyage to Antarctica, South Georgia, and the Falkland Islands. This 21-day voyage illuminates Ernest Shackletons legend and recounts his courageous exploration of Antarctica. Youll visit historical sites of past explorers, as well as Shackletons final resting place the wildlife-rich island of South Georgia. Antarctica is
Mens leather chukka boots from Barbour. Crafted from tan leather to form a sleek, matt finish upper, the Shackleton ankle boots showcase a classic silhouette with a rounded toe, derby lace-up fastening and canvas pull loop to the heel for entry assistance. Complete with subtle stitch detail and metal plaque branding to the upper shaft. Set upon a shock absorbing, flexi rubber sole for comfortable
Meet a tough-as-nails legend! Which Irishman visited the snowy Antarctic on daring polar explorations no less than four times from 1901 onwards, braving terrible extremes of cold and snow? Who was a key member of the first British team to try and reach the South Pole, along with the famous Captain Scott of the Antarctic? And who, when his ship Endurance was crushed by Antarctic pack ice, pulled
Built to withstand the most demanding conditions, the Baffin Shackleton boot will keep you protected from the harsh winter elements. ; Timberwolf leather and Diamond-Lite insulated nylon uppers. ; Lace-up front with bungee closure. ; Adjustable cuff with bungee closure. ; Heel pull for easier on and off. ; Eight-layer inner boot system with Thermaplush helps keep feet warm. ; Durable integrated