The Holy Grail of North American Shipwrecks

Le Griffon remains one of the most enduring wrecks in the world, but how much does the search for it cost?

British ship “Investigator” in Arctic ice during Robert McClure’s search for Franklin’s expedition. (Source: Britannica)

SSeeking gold and glory, leaving weathered, broken bones / And a long-forgotten lonely cairn of stones.” So sang Stan Rogers of the Northwest Passage, the English moniker for a long-theorised western sea route to…

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Geoffrey Bunting

Geoffrey Bunting

Designer, writer, and historian. Founder of Geoffrey Bunting Graphic Design (geoffreybunting.co.uk).