With a generous grant from Cork County Council and the patience and expertise of film-maker Tony Whelan of Canola Pictures we have produced a video on Edward Bransfield and from this some short videos on various aspects of Edward Bransfield’s life. We hope you will enjoy learning more about him.

Documentary on the life of Edward Bransfield

Edward Bransfield’s Early Life

Edward Bransfield’s Naval Career 1803-1819

Edward Bransfield’s Voyage of Discovery

Antarctic Expedition Leader Dan Olsen on Edward Bransfield

Antarctic Naturalist Conrad Field on Edward Bransfield

Geologist Tom Sharpe on Edward Bransfield

Antarctic Guide Ingrid Nixon on Edward Bransfield

Edward Bransfield’s life after his Antarctic Expedition

Sculptor Matthew Thompson on the Bransfield Monument