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Lot 12: POLAR GOOGLES WORN BY SIR RANULPH FIENNES ON THE 1979 'POLE TO POLE' EXPEDITION

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POLAR GOOGLES WORN BY SIR RANULPH FIENNES ON THE 1979 'POLE TO POLE' EXPEDITION

A very rare and special Lot. Polar goggles worn by The explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes and his team on their expedition in 1979 circling the world "Pole to Pole" that took 3 years to complete and entered Fiennes into the record books. 

Sir Ranulph Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes, 3rd Baronet, OBE, commonly known as Ranulph "Ran" Fiennes, is a British explorer and holder of several endurance records. He is also a prolific writer and poet

He was the first person to visit both the North  and South Poles by surface means and the first to completely cross Antarctica on foot. In May 2009, at the age of 65, he climbed to the summit of Mount Everest.

1986 and 1994 awarded Polar Medal. He remains the only person to have received a double clasp for both the Arctic and Antarctica.

ALL PROCEEDS FROM THIS AUCTION GO TO THE CHARITY 'WARRINGTON BSL CHOIR' FOR DEAF AWARENESS

Sale Information

Rock N Roll Shades Charity Auction For Deaf Awareness
Auction to be held at The Hilton Deansgate, Manchester. Organised By Jen Hughes PR

Sale Date

Starts: Sat 25th Nov 2017 - 2PM

Auction Address

Hilton Manchester Deansgate
303 Deansgate

Manchester
United Kingdom
M3 4LQ

Viewing Times

To be confirmed

Collection Times

Collection available on the day, for additional collection and postage queries please contact info@simoncharles.com

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