Monday, 3 October 2005, 12:00AM
Barnard's Inn Hall

Atlantic Navigators: The Brendan Voyage

Tim Severin

A first-hand account of a harrowing voyage from the south-west coast of Ireland across the North Atlantic in a small open boat skinned with ox hides. Tim Severin and his companions set out to test whether the legendary voyage of the 6th century Irish monk, St Brendan, was based on the real life adventures of early medieval seafarers.

For more information on Tim Severin visit his website www.timseverin.net

Next lecture in the series is The Mariners' Instruments

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3 October 2005

Atlantic Navigators: The Brendan Voyage
Tim Severin

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