Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920114]

Part of Radio 4's Northern Lights festival. Queen Elizabeth I despatched Martin Frobisher "beyond the icie seas" to what is now the Canadian Arctic. His mission: to mine for gold; establish England's first North American colony; and, for good measure, confirm the existence of a Northwest Passage to China and the Indies. Four centuries later Malcolm Billings joins an archaeological expedition to Kodlunan Island in Frobisher Bay in search of the remains of this ill-fated enterprise. Director Daniel Snowman. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920114]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920114]

Unknown: Martin Frobisher

Unknown: Canadian Arctic.

Unknown: Malcolm Billings

Director: Daniel Snowman.