Insight and Information - Arthur Conan Doyle and The Whaling Ship Hope
We were contacted recently by a feature writer - Neil Drysdale ofÂ the Press and Journal, who was keen to write a piece about the 140th anniversary of the young Arthur Conan Doyleâ€™s journey on the whaling ship Hope.Â
Drysdale had already read Sir Arthurâ€™s account of the voyage but needed insight and further information and had asked The Conan Doyle Estate to assistÂ with the feature which made the press today.Â
The natural choice was of course Jon Lellenberg - who is one the experts from The Estate for many topics Conan Doyle related - but who also co-editedÂ "Dangerous Work": Diary of an Arctic Adventure, with Daniel Stashower in 2012.
The excellent article in the Press & Journal can be seen in full HERE - which also includes the Sherlock Tartan designed by Tania Henzell and licensed by The Conan Doyle Estate - here's an excerpt...Â