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Captain Matthew Flinders: Australia explorer's remains discovered after 200 years Options
Tomick
#1 Posted : 25 January 2019 07:05:34
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The explorer made several significant journeys, notably as commander of HMS Investigator which he navigated around the entire coast of Australia. He was the first known person to do so, confirming it as a continent. Flinders is also credited with giving Australia its name...
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Tomick
#2 Posted : 25 January 2019 23:26:05
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I hear that HMS Investigator has the potential to be a future model ship kit from one of the kit manufacturers
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