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Robert Forde Memorial
Robert Forde Memorial

This memorial stands on the promenade in Cobh in County Cork

It was erected to the memory of Robert Forde (1875-1959) an Antarctic explorer who was part of Scott's Terra Nova expedition. 

The Inscription reads, 

"In memory of Robert Forde R.N. 1875-1959, Who served on Terra Nova with Captain Scott and took part in the 1910-1913 British Antarctic Expedition. Interred in the Old Church Cemetery Cobh."

The statue was ereceted by the Robert Forde Memorial Committee in 2008. 

 

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