Category Archives: Teaching and Geography

These Blogs are all related to my life as a Geography Teacher.

Last Letters: Vice-Admiral Egerton

Originally posted on ISCE journals:
TO VICE-ADMIRAL SIR GEORGE LE CLEARC EGERTON. K.C.B. MY DEAR SIR GEORGE, I fear we have shot our bolt–but we have been to Pole and done the longest journey on record. I hope these letters…

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Photography of Heavens

Just lovely.

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Some Rugged Bits of London

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
Loving Fred255‘s contributions to the Flickr pool while I was away last week. Something different to share with you. I’ve left his descriptions beneath each one. Not all of the London Dock area have…

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Last Letters: To Vice-Admiral Sir Francis Charles Bridgeman

Originally posted on ISCE journals:
TO VICE-ADMIRAL SIR FRANCIS CHARLES BRIDGEMAN, K.C.V.O., K.C.B. MY DEAR SIR FRANCIS, I fear we have shipped up; a close shave; I am writing a few letters which I hope will be delivered some day.…

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Have you Ever Been to Georgia?

Have you ever been to Georgia?  was the number one question on every Oceans Ambassador’s mind yesterday, as we called up the European Space Agency’s Dr Alexander Kumar at Concordia Research Station in Antarctica, one of the remotest places on … Continue reading

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Last Letters: To the Right Hon Sir Edgar Speyer, BART.

Originally posted on ISCE journals:
TO THE RIGHT HON. SIR EDGAR SPEYER, BART. Dated March 16, 1912. Lat. 79.5°. MY DEAR SIR EDGAR, I hope this may reach you. I fear we must go and that it leaves the Expedition…

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Time to Get the Paint Brushes Out!

Since we don’t have any Oceans Project today, due to it now being Orthodox Easter, I’ve decided to make the most of the opportunity, and to continue with the never ending decorating.  I haven’t done anything for ages, since it … Continue reading

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