D. W. Sargent
Daniel Wycliffe Sargent (born July 22, 1850, Birmingham, England. Died October 12, 1902, in Nigeria) was an early explorer of Africa, Agent General of the British Government who signed treaties with m...
Martyn Farr
Martyn Farr (born Crickhowell, Wales, March 3, 1951) is a leading exploratory cave diver and caver, known for his record-breaking cave dives and the exploration of many miles of previously undiscovere...
Arthur Henry Neumann
Arthur Henry Neumann (12 June 1850 – 29 May 1907) was a British explorer, hunter, soldier, farmer and travel writer, famous for his exploits in Equatorial East Africa. In 1898 he published Elephant Hu...
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Phillip Osborne
Phillip Osborne (16 March 1904 – 23 August 1936) was an early travelling companion of Sir Wilfred Thesiger, educated at Christ's Hospital and Pembroke College, Oxford University. Osborne was a k...
Claude Reignier Conder
Claude Reignier Conder (29 December 1848, Cheltenham – 16 February 1910, Cheltenham) was a British soldier, explorer and antiquarian. He was a great-great-grandson of Louis-François Roubiliac.Conder ...
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Mike Stroud (physician)
Dr Michael Adrian Stroud, OBE, FRCP (born 17 April 1955) is an expert on human health under extreme conditions. He became widely known when he partnered Ranulph Fiennes on polar expeditions.
Stro...
Wilfred Thesiger
Major Sir Wilfred Patrick Thesiger, , also called Mubarak bin London (Arabic for "the blessed one from London") (3 June 1910 – 24 August 2003) was a British explorer and travel writer.Thesiger is best...
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Philip Carteret
Philip Carteret, Seigneur of Trinity (22 January 1733, Trinity Manor, Jersey – 21 July 1796, Southampton) was a British naval officer and explorer who participated in two of the Royal Navy's circumnav...
Anne Blunt, 15th Baroness Wentworth
Anne Isabella Noel Blunt, 15th Baroness Wentworth (née King-Noel; 22 September 1837 – 15 December 1917), known for most of her life as Lady Anne Blunt, was co-founder, with her husband the poet Wilfri...
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Jane Franklin
Jane, Lady Franklin (4 December 1791 – 18 July 1875) was an early Tasmanian pioneer, traveler and second wife of the explorer John Franklin.Jane was the second daughter of John Griffin, a livery...
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Robert Ernest Cheesman
Major Robert Ernest Cheesman, CBE (1878 – February 13, 1962) was a military officer, explorer and ornithologist.Cheesman was Private Secretary to Sir Percy Cox during his tenure as High Commissioner i...
Charles R. Burton
Charles Robert Burton (13 December 1942 – 15 July 2002) was a British explorer, best known for his part in the Transglobe Expedition, the first expedition to circumnavigate the globe from pole to pole...
Robert Hermann Schomburgk
Sir Robert Hermann Schomburgk (5 June 1804 – 11 March 1865) was a German-born explorer for Great Britain who carried out geographical, ethnological and botanical studies in South America and the West ...
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Ernest Henry (explorer)
Ernest Henry (1837–1919) was an explorer of North-West Queensland, and pioneer grazier who was the first settler on a property on the Flinders River which he named Hughenden Station, later the locatio...
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Edward Nicholas Kendall
Edward Nicholas "Ned" Kendall, R.N. (October 1800 – 12 February 1845) was an English hydrographer, Royal Navy officer, and polar explorer. During one of his Arctic expeditions, Kendall discovered Woll...
Thomas Edge
Thomas Edge (1587/88 – 29 December 1624) was an English merchant, whaler, and sealer who worked for the Muscovy Company in the first quarter of the 17th century. Edge was born in the parish of B...
Rosie Stancer
Rosie Stancer née Clayton (born 1960) is a British explorer and polar adventurer who, since 1996, has embarked on major polar expeditions of increasing severity and commitment.
Rosie Stancer atten...
George William Rendel
Sir George William Rendel (1889 – 6 May 1979) was a British diplomat.Rendel, the son of the engineer George Wightwick Rendel was educated at Downside School and at Queen's College, Oxford, graduating ...
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Gerard Leachman
Brevet Lieut.-Colonel Gerard Evelyn Leachman CIE DSO (27 July 1880 - 12 August 1920) was a British soldier and intelligence officer who travelled extensively in Arabia.
Leachman was commissioned i...
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George W. Hayward
George Jonas Whitaker Hayward (1839–1870) was a well known nineteenth-century British explorer. Information for all but the final few years of his life is scarce. His explorations and horrific murde...
Robert H. Nelson
Robert Henry Nelson (1853–1892) was an Officer of the British Army and a young adventurer and African explorer, who accompanied H.M.Stanley on the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition, 1887-1889.
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Tom Avery
Thomas Avery (born 17 December 1975) is a British explorer and author. He made a record-breaking journey to the South Pole in 2002. He has travelled by foot to both the North and South Poles.
Thom...
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