Sir James Clark Ross


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Noun1.Sir James Clark Ross - British explorer of the Arctic and AntarcticSir James Clark Ross - British explorer of the Arctic and Antarctic; located the north magnetic pole in 1831; discovered the Ross Sea in Antarctica; nephew of Sir John Ross (1800-1862)
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1831: The magnetic North Pole was located by Sir James Clark Ross on his Arctic exploration expedition with Admiral Parry.
NATIONAL DAY OF TUNISIA 1831: The magnetic North Pole was located by Sir James Clark Ross on his Arctic exploration expedition with Admiral Parry.
172) that the estate of Sir James Clark Ross, which he had purchased in 1845, lies southeast of London.
: A whale factory vessel, the Sir James Clark Ross, was completed on Teesside by the Haverton Hillbased Furness Shipbuilding Company in the early 30s.
| 1831: The magnetic North Pole was located |by Sir James Clark Ross on his Arctic exploration expedition with Admiral Parry.