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After six years of work a team of Norwegians has succeeded in recovering the Maud — a ship that once belonged to famed Arctic explorer Roald Amundsen and sank more than 80 years ago — from its icy grave in Nunavut waters near Cambridge Bay. Northeast Passage, Roald Amundsen, Sailboat Cruises, Franklin Expedition, Arctic Explorers, Northern Canada, Naval History, Old Boats, Model Ships

The Maud rises: Famed ship resurrected after 85 years in Arctic grave | CBC News

After six years of work a team of Norwegians has succeeded in recovering the Maud — a ship that once belonged to famed Arctic explorer Roald Amundsen and sank more than 80 years ago — from its icy grave in Nunavut waters near Cambridge Bay.