In 1868, Carlsen crossed the Barents
Sea to the east, reached the Vaigach Island and entered the Kara Sea. Having
traveled a small distance because of the ice, he turned back,
through the Yugorsky Ball, he returned to the Barents Sea and went
up north along the entire western coast of Novaya
In 1871, Carlsen, having passed along the west coast of Novaya Zemlya, rounded it and reached Ice Glade, the wintering place for V. Barents. The house of Barents was in good condition. At the wintering place, Carlsen left a message about his discovery, and took the most interesting and valuable things with him to Norway, where the entire collection was bought by an Englishman Ellis Kai for 10,800 kroons (about 6,000 rubles). For the same money relics bought the Dutch government. Now they are stored in the maritime museum in The Hague.
A small island in the south of the Hinlopen Strait. The coordinates are 78° 50'N 21° 00'E.
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