The Search for Franklin's Lost Ships – 2014 Victoria Strait Expedition
In early September 2014, an expedition led by the Canadian Coast Guard, the Canadian Hydrographic Service, and Parks Canada discovered the wreck of HMS Erebus, one of two ships lost during Sir John Franklin's ill-fated quest for the Northwest Passage in 1845-47.
This page features a fascinating range of audiovisual and information resources related to the Victoria Strait Expedition and the discovery of HMS Erebus.
A video clip displaying a three-dimensional multibeam sonar image of the wreck of HMS Erebus.
An account of the work of Parks Canada and partners in exploring the wreck of HMS Erebus, artifacts from the April 2015 dives, and the continuing search for HMS Terror.
Amazing video footage from Parks Canada's YouTube channel.
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