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ANTIQUES DEALER AND FAMILY LOST IN DISASTER Gare Maritime ANTIQUES DEALER AND FAMILY LOST IN DISASTER
7th July 2015
Cliff Barry and Peter Kelly
Lusitania victim Edward Booth-Jones his wife and two children....
BASTION OF MASCULINITY Titanica! BASTION OF MASCULINITY
23rd June 2015
Stijn Bammens
The Last Enjoyable Hours in the Titanic's First-Class Smoking Room...
IDENTIFYING TITANIC STEWARDESSES   IDENTIFYING TITANIC STEWARDESSES
19th June 2015
Finding the names of the Titanic stewardesses photographed at Plymouth after their rescue in 1912....
TITANIC AND THE BEDA: FR THOMAS BYLES Titanica! TITANIC AND THE BEDA: FR THOMAS BYLES
21st April 2015
Fergus Mulligan
In James Cameron’s film Titanic a Catholic priest is seen praying with his fellow passengers and reciting from the Book of Revelation. This man was not a figment of Cameron’s imagination: his name was Fr Thomas Byles...
THE VOYAGER'S DREAM Gare Maritime THE VOYAGER'S DREAM
18th March 2015
William Henry Helm Brown was born in Aberdeen, Scotland, at 2am on the morning of the 28th April 1881; he was not destined to grow up there. His father, Alexander Brown moved the whole family over to the US and settled down in Erie, ...
Titanica! HARD A STARBOARD
31st January 2015
Jim Currie
Another look at that hard right turn......
THE CHAMPAGNE KING, THE PLAYWRIGHT AND THE SAVOY HOTEL Gare Maritime THE CHAMPAGNE KING, THE PLAYWRIGHT AND THE SAVOY HOTEL
24th October 2014
Cliff Barry
In 1889, the Savoy Hotel was the most modern hotel London had ever seen. Built by R...
PIECING TOGETHER A TITANIC PUZZLE Titanica! PIECING TOGETHER A TITANIC PUZZLE
21st August 2014
Mike Poirier
The Complex case of Mrs. Cassebeer. Court documents reveal tempestuous marriage....
Titanica! LUCKY 13
27th April 2014
Peter Engberg
Why did only 13 second class men passengers survive the sinking of the Titanic?...
WILLIAM MERIHEINA : AN INVENTIVE SURVIVOR Gare Maritime WILLIAM MERIHEINA : AN INVENTIVE SURVIVOR
29th March 2014
Jim Kalafus and Michael Poirier
The story of William Meriheina, Lusitania survivor and inventor of the car radio....
AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN Titanica! AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
7th November 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly describes the excitement and tension of the auction of the most valuable Titanic artefact ever sold....
CLASS AND GENDER IN SHAPING THE MEMORY OF THE TITANIC DISASTER SINCE 1912 Titanica! CLASS AND GENDER IN SHAPING THE MEMORY OF THE TITANIC DISASTER SINCE 1912
30th October 2013
Joe Woolley
Joe Woolley explores how the way we see Titanic has been shaped in films such as A Night to Remember and Titanic......
AUTHENTICATING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN Titanica! AUTHENTICATING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
23rd October 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly examines how painstaking research led to the authentication of Wallace Hartley's Titanic violin...
ACQUITTING THE ICEBERG Titanica! ACQUITTING THE ICEBERG
15th October 2013
Peter Elverhøi
When most of the facts everyone knows about the Unsinkable Ship are scrutinized, it is quickly discovered that many of them are not facts at all......
THE UNBORN BABIES OF THE TITANIC Titanica! THE UNBORN BABIES OF THE TITANIC
12th September 2013
A list of Titanic passengers who were known or likely to be pregnant at the time of the sinking and a list of passengers and crew who became fathers posthumously. Titanic passengers that were pregnant on the Titanic...
R.M.S. TITANIC: FROM A DRAWING TO A SINKING Titanica! R.M.S. TITANIC: FROM A DRAWING TO A SINKING
10th September 2013
Luca Marzano
Luca Marzano proposes a hypothetical sinking sequence inspired by the recollection of a young passenger, 17-year-old Jack Thayer....
TITANIC AND CALIFORNIAN Titanica! TITANIC AND CALIFORNIAN
10th September 2013
Gavin Don
Gavin Don asks if the SS Californian, under the command of Stanley Lord, was close enough to have assisted the sinking Titanic....
THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH Titanica! THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
8th June 2013
Michele Albion
Richard Frazar White, Bowdoin College, and the Titanic...
ON TITANIC'S BRIDGE Voyage ON TITANIC'S BRIDGE
23rd May 2013
Art Braunschweiger
Author’s note: The story of Titanic’s sinking revolves around what took place on the navigation bridge, yet many people are not entirely clear on how it functioned, what the duties of the officers and crew were, and exactly who ...
TITANIC'S BULGARIAN LINKS Titanica! TITANIC'S BULGARIAN LINKS
18th May 2013
Brian Hartig
The Story of the Bulgarians on Titanic; how they emigrated and the Bulgarian emigration environment existent around the turn of the 19th Century...
HILDA SLAYTER'S DIARY Titanica! HILDA SLAYTER'S DIARY
17th May 2013
Alan Hustak
Hilda Mary Slayter...
LEST WE FORGET :  THE LUSITANIA Gare Maritime LEST WE FORGET : THE LUSITANIA
7th May 2013
Jim Kalafus, Michael Poirier, Cliff Barry and Peter Kelly
Gare Maritime
A TITANIC DINNER IN AN OLYMPIC HOUSE Titanica! A TITANIC DINNER IN AN OLYMPIC HOUSE
21st November 2012
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly recalls an unexpected invitation and a memorable... and extensive Titanic themed meal in an newly discovered RMS Olympic panelled room....
GEORGE ALEXANDER LUCIEN RHEIMS Titanica! GEORGE ALEXANDER LUCIEN RHEIMS
12th October 2012
Homer Thiel
Updated biographical information on Titanic survivor George Rheims....
TITANIC: THE HINGLEY ANCHORS Titanica! TITANIC: THE HINGLEY ANCHORS
11th September 2012
Jonathan Smith
Titanic’'s centre anchor was at the time and for some time to follow, the world’s largest anchor ever forged by hand. Jonathan Smith explores the construction of the anchor and the company that created it....
THE UNFORTUNATE TALE OF LITTLE WALTEE Titanica! THE UNFORTUNATE TALE OF LITTLE WALTEE
4th August 2012
Dave Fredericks
Dave Fredericks explores the tragic story of Little Waltee, the four-year-old son of Titanic Trimmer Walter Fredericks....
TORONTO'S TITANIC SURVIVORS Titanica! TORONTO'S TITANIC SURVIVORS
28th July 2012
Jason D. Tiller
We all know that the R.M.S. Titanic set sail on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England on April 10th, 1912 bound for New York via Cherbourg, France and Queenstown (now Cobh), Ireland, and that she struck an iceberg on A...
RMS CARPATHIA : OUT OF THE DARK OF THE DAWN Titanica! RMS CARPATHIA : OUT OF THE DARK OF THE DAWN
11th July 2012
Craig Stringer
When the Carpathia came to the rescue of the survivors of the Titanic, her passengers did all they could to relieve suffering and distress......
ANTOINETTE FLEGENHEIM –- FIRST CLASS PASSENGER ON THE TITANIC Titanica! ANTOINETTE FLEGENHEIM –- FIRST CLASS PASSENGER ON THE TITANIC
17th June 2012
Gerhard Schmidt-Grillmeier
Research sheds new light on an elusive Titanic survivor......
THE UNTIMELY DEATH OF JAMES DOBBIN: SHIPWRIGHT Titanica! THE UNTIMELY DEATH OF JAMES DOBBIN: SHIPWRIGHT
23rd May 2012
In a second extract from In Titanic Times Frank Cox considers another of Titanic's early victims....
THE TITANIC'S FIRST VICTIM Titanica! THE TITANIC'S FIRST VICTIM
14th May 2012
Frank Cox
Samuel Scott a 15 year old catch boy fell to his death: The first victim of RMS Titanic....
MAJOR PEUCHEN'S PREDICAMENT Titanica! MAJOR PEUCHEN'S PREDICAMENT
26th April 2012
Hugh Brewster
Why did this self-made millionaire and leader of men become such a passive figure in a Titanic lifeboat?...
TITANIC AT 100: A PERSONAL JOURNEY Titanica! TITANIC AT 100: A PERSONAL JOURNEY
22nd April 2012
Malcolm Bowen Niedner, Jr.
As Malcolm Niedner looked through a set of family negatives he discovered a new image of a four-funneled ocean liner... Titanic!...
TITANIC SONGBOOK Titanica! TITANIC SONGBOOK
16th April 2012
Monica Hall
Most people, when thinking about music on the Titanic, immediately recall Nearer My God to Thee, which was allegedly played on deck by Wallace Hartley and his band as the great ship sank.  We do not really know if this is...
RMS TITANIC 100 YEARS ON Titanica! RMS TITANIC 100 YEARS ON
15th April 2012
Philip Hind
As the 100th anniversary of the Titanic disaster approaches Philip Hind explores why the sinking has etched itself into our consciousness and how Oxfordshire was touched by the tragedy....
EDITH CORSE EVANS Titanica! EDITH CORSE EVANS
7th April 2012
Michael Poirier
Author's note: While doing research on a genealogy site in Spring of 2009, I met a relative of Edith Evans, Emlen Hutchinson Evans. I ...
WILLIAM LOGAN GWINN: LETTERS TO FLORENCE Titanica! WILLIAM LOGAN GWINN: LETTERS TO FLORENCE
29th March 2012
Ted Robinson
A unique collection of letters and postcards sheds light on the domestic life of one the RMS Titanic's Sea Post Clerk William Logan Gwinn. In this detailed article Ted Robinson reveals how a chance d...
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THE NORWEGIAN SAILOR ALBERT MOSS SURVIVED THE TITANIC TRAGEDY AS WELL AS WW1 AND WW2. Titanica! THE NORWEGIAN SAILOR ALBERT MOSS SURVIVED THE TITANIC TRAGEDY AS WELL AS WW1 AND WW2.
26th March 2012
Dag Bertelsen
The Norwegian sailor Albert Moss survived both the Titanic disaster and a number of other crucial experiences at sea. The story of his life is now documented in the book Titanic og to verdenskriger (Titanic, W...
COSTA CONCORDIA EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS Gare Maritime COSTA CONCORDIA EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS
26th January 2012
Michael Poirier interviews Brandon Warrick and his sister Amanda who survived the sinking of the Costa Concordia in January 2012...
THE SINKING OF THE SEA DIAMOND Gare Maritime THE SINKING OF THE SEA DIAMOND
17th January 2012
Mike Poirier
The sinking of the Costa Concordia has drawn inevitable comparisons with both Titanic and other maritime disasters. In this verbatim interview by Michael Poirier, a young survivor of the April 2007 Sea Diamond sinking, Zak Hayes, recalls the experience of evacuation at sea....
FACE TO BAREFACE LIAR! Titanica! FACE TO BAREFACE LIAR!
16th January 2012
Senan Molony
A steerage Titanic survivor confronted his own impostor in 1912...
SIX SECONDS TO DISASTER - THE DEATH OF TITANIC Titanica! SIX SECONDS TO DISASTER - THE DEATH OF TITANIC
30th December 2011
Jim Currie
As a professional mariner and Marine Accident Investigator, I was irresistibly drawn to the detailed information available concerning the few minutes before Titanic began her death throwes....
LIFEBOATS EXTINGUISHED THEIR LIGHTS! Titanica! LIFEBOATS EXTINGUISHED THEIR LIGHTS!
6th December 2011
Senan Molony
Lifeboats from the Titanic extinguished their lights in order not to become attractive beacons for swimmers after the sinking....
'WE HAVE NO LOOK-OUT GLASSES IN THE CROW'S NEST.' Voyage 'WE HAVE NO LOOK-OUT GLASSES IN THE CROW'S NEST.'
19th November 2011
Art Braunschweiger
Art Braunschweiger explores one of the the most famous 'what if' stories in Titanic history....
THE ODELL TITANIC ALBUM Titanica! THE ODELL TITANIC ALBUM
13th September 2011
Brian Odell
Lily Odell, Kate Odell, Jack Odell, Richard May and Stanley May were all travelling together. Jack was eleven at the time and he and Kate brought along their cameras. Kate took a large number of photos, one of which was one of the last known ph...
ANNA KATHERINE KELLY 1892 - 1969 Titanica! ANNA KATHERINE KELLY 1892 - 1969
9th September 2011
John Kelly
Anna Katherine Kelly, “Annie Kate,” later to become also known as Sister Patrick Joseph, was born on January 14, 1892 in Cuilmullagh, Lahardane, in Addergoole civil parish, County Mayo, Ireland. Her parents, John Kelly and Ellen Fla...
THE FINAL IDENTIFICATION OF THE 'UNKNOWN CHILD' Titanica! THE FINAL IDENTIFICATION OF THE 'UNKNOWN CHILD'
9th September 2011
Alan Ruffman
The Final Identification of the ‘Unknown Child’ of the TITANIC buried as Body No. 4 on May 4, 1912 in the Fairview Lawn Cemetery of Halifax, Nova Scotia...
Titanica! HARLAND & WOLFF AND THE PARTITION OF ULSTER
3rd September 2011
Glenn Simpson
Harland and Wolff is at the symbolic forefront of Ulster's identity, its economic importance pivotal in explaining what gave Ulster Unionists political leverage during the Home rule question. To accurately portray Harland & Wolff’...
NIGHT AND A TITAN Titanica! NIGHT AND A TITAN
10th August 2011
Senan Molony
What did Titanic look like at night?...
Titanica! THE TITANIC'S STOKERS PROVIDE THE KEY TO LAUNCH TIMES OF THE MIDDLE BOATS
18th July 2011
George Jacub
The timing of the middle boats : the Mount Everest of challenges for Titanic researchers....
MYSTERIOUS WAIF OF THE WAVES.. MGU? Titanica! MYSTERIOUS WAIF OF THE WAVES.. MGU?
12th July 2011
Jim Currie
Unresolved questions regarding the April 1912 voyage of the SS Campanello and the possibility of her involvement in the Titanic disaster. ...
MORRO CASTLE: THE FORGOTTEN VOICES Gare Maritime MORRO CASTLE: THE FORGOTTEN VOICES
14th June 2011
Jim Kalafus
Eyewitness tales of the Morro Castle disaster...
Gare Maritime
NINETY NINE YEARS AND STILL COUNTING Titanica! NINETY NINE YEARS AND STILL COUNTING
28th April 2011
Jim Currie
Article, using new evidence, re-examines the work of Titanic's navigating oficers in arriving at the erroneous CQD positions and the consequences of the results. ...
VIOLET'S BARREN WHITE STAR WEDDING Titanica! VIOLET'S BARREN WHITE STAR WEDDING
27th April 2011
Senan Molony
The story of Titanic survivor Violet Jessop's short-lived marriage revealed for the first time....
THE DAY I MET A TITANIC SURVIVOR Titanica! THE DAY I MET A TITANIC SURVIVOR
24th March 2011
Gregg Jasper
Liner enthusiast recounts 1968 meeting with Renee Harris Introduction Until the death in 2009 of Millvina Dean, the oldest living Titanic survivor, meeting a passenger who sailed on the legend...
RMS OLYMPIC: THE EARLY YEARS Gare Maritime RMS OLYMPIC: THE EARLY YEARS
7th February 2011
Michael Poirier and Trevor Powell
It's easy to start the story of Olympic by talking about a limousine pulling up in front of Downshire House. However this has been over-used in many books and articles. What can one say about the career of Titanic's sister-ship...
Gare Maritime
ROSTRON'S MONSTER Titanica! ROSTRON'S MONSTER
16th December 2010
Senan Molony
Sir Arthur Henry Rostron was a lifelong believer in the existence of sea serpents and other forms of cryptozoology......
I WAS SAVED FROM THE TITANIC Titanica! I WAS SAVED FROM THE TITANIC
15th November 2010
Lady Duff Gordon
A vivid eyewitness account of the legendary shipwreck and its aftermath. Edited by Randy Bryan Bigham...
THE HART OF THE MATTER Titanica! THE HART OF THE MATTER
11th October 2010
Senan Molony
FIREMAN Hart stands on the deck of the Titanic, knowing he has no entitlement to a lifeboat place, and prepares to die…...
LEST WE FORGET : THE COUGHLIN FAMILY Gare Maritime LEST WE FORGET : THE COUGHLIN FAMILY
14th September 2010
Michael Poirier and Jim Kalafus
A beautiful spring day had brought together a band of people who wanted to honor the memory of a Titanic victim, Kate Buckley. Sitting under a tent, waiting for the service to start, Shelley Dziedzic began talking to a friendly-looking...
Gare Maritime
GROVES' INAPPROPRIATE JOKE Titanica! GROVES' INAPPROPRIATE JOKE
11th September 2010
Senan Molony
The maturity of Charles Victor Groves, third officer of the ss Californian, is called sharply into question by a recollection of his Captai...
MASTER AND COMMANDER Titanica! MASTER AND COMMANDER
5th September 2010
Senan Molony
Titanic's Surviving Master-at-Arms Revealed...
LEST WE FORGET : ALBERT ARTHUR BESTIC Gare Maritime LEST WE FORGET : ALBERT ARTHUR BESTIC
1st August 2010
Michael Poirier and Jim Kalafus
“To me she was my dream ship. I saw her first when in her regal beauty she sped along the surface of the Clyde upon her trials. My boyish heart went out to her in admiration.” ...
Gare Maritime
ROSTRON'S LOST REPORT Titanica! ROSTRON'S LOST REPORT
13th June 2010
Senan Molony
Titanic survivors could have been marooned in the Azores!  Captain Rostron of the Carpathia considered landing them in the mid-Atlantic island chain for their treatment and onward travel – while he would contin...
THE PRICE OF FAME : ROSE ELLEN MURRAY, THE LUSITANIA'S TITANIC SURVIVOR Gare Maritime THE PRICE OF FAME : ROSE ELLEN MURRAY, THE LUSITANIA'S TITANIC SURVIVOR
7th May 2010
Jim Kalafus and Michael Poirier
Rose Ellen Murray, of Dublin and Philadelphia, became a minor celebrity after she survived the Lusitania disaster. However, her celebrity proved to be her undoing twenty years after the vessel was destroyed. Mrs. Murray'...
Gare Maritime
WHEN DID TITANIC TRY FOR HELP? Titanica! WHEN DID TITANIC TRY FOR HELP?
7th April 2010
Senan Molony
When did the Titanic transmit her distress signal?...
WHO TALKED TO TITANIC? Titanica! WHO TALKED TO TITANIC?
11th March 2010
Senan Molony
Marconi chart offers insight into Titanic interlocutors...
ROCKETS, LIFEBOATS, AND TIME CHANGES Titanica! ROCKETS, LIFEBOATS, AND TIME CHANGES
4th March 2010
Samuel Halpern
A FLASH OF LIGHT IN THE SKY  The story of what took place on the tramp steamer Californian the night of April 14, 1912, is one of those tales that cause some ...
LAST LAP OF THE LARGEST Titanica! LAST LAP OF THE LARGEST
12th February 2010
Senan Molony
APRIL tenth, 1912 – A day tinged with sadness for the RMS Olympic. She put in to New York for the last time as the Ship of Superlatives, or so she thought. The next White Star Line leviathan to dock here wou...
THE TURN OF A CARD Titanica! THE TURN OF A CARD
25th November 2009
Senan Molony
HERE is the Two of Hearts… signed by three survivors of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. This picture appeared in the New York Sun on Sunday April 21, 1912. It seems richly symbolic of the hand...
MOUNT TEMPLE TEMP'S MEMORIES Titanica! MOUNT TEMPLE TEMP'S MEMORIES
8th October 2009
Senan Molony
THE replacement Fourth Officer of the Mount Temple on her homeward voyage in April 1912 was ...
WALTER FRANCIS FREDERICKS : A BIOGRAPHY Titanica! WALTER FRANCIS FREDERICKS : A BIOGRAPHY
25th September 2009
David William Fredericks
A brief biography of Walter Francis Fredericks (14 Apr 1891 – 30 Jun 1960) with a focus on the events of April 1912 Walter Francis Fredericks’ grandfather was Francis Fredericks – a Naturalised British...
Titanica! ERNEST GILL IN AUSTRALIA
29th July 2009
Senan Molony
Judiciously, Ernest Gill journeyed to Australia. The former Californian crewman, a profiteer from the Titanic disaster, plied his seafaring trade Down Under in years thereafter. A do...
THE LIFE AND TIMES OF HUGH WALTER MCELROY : CHIEF PURSER OF R.M.S. TITANIC Titanica! THE LIFE AND TIMES OF HUGH WALTER MCELROY : CHIEF PURSER OF R.M.S. TITANIC
19th June 2009
Frank McElroy
Coat of Arms...
CHRONOLOGY –: SINKING OF S.S. TITANIC Titanica! CHRONOLOGY –: SINKING OF S.S. TITANIC
13th June 2009
David G. Brown
THE INFORMATIVE 'MORNING NEWS' Titanica! THE INFORMATIVE 'MORNING NEWS'
12th February 2009
Senan Molony
TWO years after the Titanic, and Captain Lord of the Californian was still pleading his case.   There follows a freshly resurrected article – important for the historical record – published ...
WAS THERE REALLY A CURRENT THAT NIGHT? Titanica! WAS THERE REALLY A CURRENT THAT NIGHT?
21st January 2009
Jim Currie
Before the days when ships began polluting Earth’s atmosphere with the fumes from burning carbon fuels - before the days when her seas became polluted with the noise of a million propellers ; seafarers exclusively used the physics of nature ...
DEFENDING FLEET AND LEE Titanica! DEFENDING FLEET AND LEE
14th January 2009
Richard Krebes
The iceberg that doomed the Titanic and 1,523 people to die left a gash of about 300 feet in the ship’s side from beneath the stem of her bow to the boiler room number 6. The 1997 film that took her name as it’s title go...
IT'S A CQD OLD MAN: 41.46 NORTH, 50.14 WEST Titanica! IT'S A CQD OLD MAN: 41.46 NORTH, 50.14 WEST
9th January 2009
Samuel Halpern
DEFENDING ERNEST GILL Titanica! DEFENDING ERNEST GILL
15th November 2008
Richard Krebes
One night in 1994, at the tender age of 14, I sat glued to the TV watching the superb A&E documentary about the Titanic disaster. Having read and heard little of the Lordite claims about the SS Californian, however, save ...
WHY A LOW ANGLE BREAK? Titanica! WHY A LOW ANGLE BREAK?
23rd October 2008
Samuel Halpern
In the James Cameron film "Titanic," we all saw the stern of the ship rise up in the air and take on a relatively steep angle as the bow of the ship sank deeper and deeper into the water. Suddenly, the hull split and the stern came...
RHEIMS, LIGHTOLLER, AND THE OFFICER'S SUICIDE ENIGMA Titanica! RHEIMS, LIGHTOLLER, AND THE OFFICER'S SUICIDE ENIGMA
14th October 2008
Richard Krebes
  If the enigma of the "officer’s suicide" had been a work of fiction created by Rex Stout, creator of the legendary fictional sleuth Nero Wolfe, chances are Stout would have called it "Too Many Questions". For the q...
MCGOUGH THE KEY? Titanica! MCGOUGH THE KEY?
5th September 2008
Senan Molony
THERE’S a Titanic seaman named McGough who is claimed to be a human key to understanding the sequence of lifeboat departures. He’s said to have helped lower lifeboat No. 14 – but to have departed in lifeboat No. ...
MCGOUGH THE KILLER Titanica! MCGOUGH THE KILLER
5th September 2008
Senan Molony
TWO killers roamed the RMS Titanic on her maiden voyage… Not the stuff of lurid pulp adventure, instead actual fact. The two wrongdoers were a fireman and an able bodied seaman. Stoker William Mintra...
LUSITANIA: FINAL VOYAGE FOLIOS Gare Maritime LUSITANIA: FINAL VOYAGE FOLIOS
21st July 2008
Senan Molony
Examining the saloon berth list for the final, fatal voyage of May 1915....
Gare Maritime
THE RIDDLE OF THE SPHINX Titanica! THE RIDDLE OF THE SPHINX
1st June 2008
Senan Molony
WHAT goes on four legs, then two legs, then three? The Riddle of the Sphinx, from Greek mythology, denotes the eternal voyage of man… from crawling on all fours, to walking proudly erect, to finally ending up hunched over a...
LOADING THE REAR BOATS Titanica! LOADING THE REAR BOATS
29th May 2008
George Jacub
While working on a major project involving the Titanic, I ran into a snag. I thought I could unravel the problem by examining the order the rear boats were loaded and lowered. The answer helped, though less than I had hoped. But I was sti...
THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER Voyage THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER
5th May 2008
Mark Chirnside
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CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC Voyage CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC
6th April 2008
John P. Eaton
Who Redeemeth Thy Life From Destruction...
WILLIAM J. MELLORS Voyage WILLIAM J. MELLORS
26th March 2008
Robert L. Bracken
A survivor emerges from the mists of time....
12.45AM -– A TIME TO GO! Titanica! 12.45AM -– A TIME TO GO!
10th March 2008
Senan Molony
WHAT time did the first lifeboat depart the Titanic? Many will immediately offer: ‘12.45am.’ But thi...
SKY CRUISE : A FLIGHT ON THE HINDENBURG Gare Maritime SKY CRUISE : A FLIGHT ON THE HINDENBURG
1st March 2008
Jim Kalafus
A unique photographic and documentary record of the tragic airship....
Gare Maritime
COULD YOU MAKE IT TO EXTRA MASTER? Titanica! COULD YOU MAKE IT TO EXTRA MASTER?
28th February 2008
Dave Gittins
If I doubted my reckoning after a long time at sea I verified it by reading the clock aloft made by the Great Architect, and it was right. Captain Joshua Slocum, navigating by Lunar Distances. ...
DETERIORATION OF THE RMS TITANIC Titanica! DETERIORATION OF THE RMS TITANIC
11th January 2008
Stephanie Clements
The RMS. Titanic has laid 2.5 miles below the surface of the Atlantic Ocean since her sinking, on her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York on April 14, 1912. Many questions were raised on the state of the vessel condition and how sh...
THE WIDENERS: AN AMERICAN FAMILY Titanica! THE WIDENERS: AN AMERICAN FAMILY
11th January 2008
David Whitmire
A Biographical Sketch...
DOUBLE JEOPARDY - LUSITANIA'S UNIQUE VICTIM Gare Maritime DOUBLE JEOPARDY - LUSITANIA'S UNIQUE VICTIM
15th October 2007
Senan Molony
The astonishing story of the woman whose body was twice claimed by the same German submarine....
Gare Maritime
ICE:  CLEAR AND ABSENT DANGER Titanica! ICE: CLEAR AND ABSENT DANGER
14th October 2007
Senan Molony
This is an argument hewn from ice… a substance that offers solidity and occasional clarity. But it is also an argument about the absence of ice – meaning nothing less than clear water, with all the plain sailing that implies....
SPEED AND REVOLUTIONS Titanica! SPEED AND REVOLUTIONS
18th September 2007
Samuel Halpern
"We were working out a slip table, and we had not quite finished when she went down. All of us were on, working out a slip table, how many turns of the engine it would require to do so many knots; and all this, and it tapered down." -...
HONOUR & GLORY: CROWING TIME! Titanica! HONOUR & GLORY: CROWING TIME!
20th August 2007
Senan Molony
WE KNOW well the allegorical figures of Honour and Glory… They appear as heraldic supporters to the clock located in the alcove atop&nb...
RECALLING THE INDIANAPOLIS - CLEATUS LEBOW Gare Maritime RECALLING THE INDIANAPOLIS - CLEATUS LEBOW
30th July 2007
Cleatus Lebow
I was in the water, I was swimming away from the ship in the dark... I heard the loudest, worst noise Id ever heard...
Gare Maritime
THE CAP ARCONA : GALLERY OF A LOVELY - DOOMED LINER Gare Maritime THE CAP ARCONA : GALLERY OF A LOVELY - DOOMED LINER
14th July 2007
Jim Kalafus
Recalling the loveliest of the 'forgotten' liners...
Gare Maritime
TITANIC'S PRIME MOVER - AN EXAMINATION OF PROPULSION AND POWER Titanica! TITANIC'S PRIME MOVER - AN EXAMINATION OF PROPULSION AND POWER
9th July 2007
Samuel Halpern
THE PUBLIC BE DAMNED: ONE BLACK WEEK IN 1875 Gare Maritime THE PUBLIC BE DAMNED: ONE BLACK WEEK IN 1875
28th June 2007
Jim Kalafus
The double tragedy of the Pacific and the City of Waco...
Gare Maritime
CSI TITANIC : WHO DIED HOW? Titanica! CSI TITANIC : WHO DIED HOW?
26th June 2007
Luke Owens
One of the iconic images many of us carry from the sinking of Titanic is of the 705 people in lifeboats listening to the death cries of 1,500-plus people drowning in the North Atlantic after the ship sank. The trouble is, that&rsq...
THE UNKNOWN ADULT Titanica! THE UNKNOWN ADULT
26th June 2007
Senan Molony
COUNTERFOIL number 30887 lay on the wooden surface. Money joined it for a few minutes, and then money took wing and parted from the ticket. A moment later the ticket itself was taken up. One of the opening scenes of the 19...
THE GENERAL SLOCUM : THE HORROR OF FIRE AT SEA Gare Maritime THE GENERAL SLOCUM : THE HORROR OF FIRE AT SEA
21st June 2007
Jim Kalafus
Panic ensued. Sheets of flame followed the roiling clouds of smoke, and the fearful rush began to the sides of the boat....
Gare Maritime
OLYMPIC AND TITANIC : MAIDEN VOYAGE MYSTERIES Voyage OLYMPIC AND TITANIC : MAIDEN VOYAGE MYSTERIES
29th April 2007
Mark Chirnside and Sam Halpern
ROUTES ACROSS THE ATLANTIC The new White Star liner Olympic, the first of three gigantic liners ordered by the White Star Line for the highly competitive transatlantic service, was launched from the Queen’s Island ya...
TRUE SURVIVORS Titanica! TRUE SURVIVORS
14th April 2007
Brian J. Ticehurst
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CLASSIFIED IN DEATH : RECOVERING THE TITANIC'S DEAD Titanica! CLASSIFIED IN DEATH : RECOVERING THE TITANIC'S DEAD
31st March 2007
Brian J. Ticehurst
AFTER the Titanic sank in the early hours of the 15th April, 1912 the sea around the site was littered with the flotsam and jetsam of the liner. Among the broken decking, furniture and fittings were hundreds of bodies floating around. Eac...
PASSPORT TO PERDITION Gare Maritime PASSPORT TO PERDITION
18th March 2007
Senan Molony
How an expired passport could have prevented an untimely death on the Lusitania....
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RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW Titanica! RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
9th March 2007
Brandon C. Holm
Titanic, a word that conveys a history and numerous amounts of thoughts, ideas. The American Heritage Dictionary, Fourth Edition defines titanic as, “of enormous scope, power, or influence.”1 The origin of the word ...
KEEPING TRACK OF A MAIDEN VOYAGE Titanica! KEEPING TRACK OF A MAIDEN VOYAGE
20th February 2007
Samuel Halpern
On Thursday the 11th of April 1912, the RMS Titanic departed Queenstown on her maiden voyage across the Atlantic ocean to New York. About 2:20 PM GMT, she took departure from the Daunt’s Rock light vessel, and pro...
THE FLEECING OF HUGH WOOLNER Titanica! THE FLEECING OF HUGH WOOLNER
4th February 2007
Senan Molony
Thomas Woolner...
ANDREA DORIA : THE SINKING OF THE UNSINKABLE Gare Maritime ANDREA DORIA : THE SINKING OF THE UNSINKABLE
9th January 2007
Pierette Domenica Simpson
From "Alive on the Andrea Doria"...
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BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS! Titanica! BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
28th December 2006
Senan Molony
Birma from a contemporary postcard (Courtesy of Senan Molony) JOSEPH Cannon was a newly-qualified, newlywed wi...
THE ART AND ARCHITECTURE OF THE NIEUW AMSTERDAM Gare Maritime THE ART AND ARCHITECTURE OF THE NIEUW AMSTERDAM
21st December 2006
Jim Kalafus
Touring the classic liner...
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CERAMIC : THE SOLE SURVIVOR Voyage CERAMIC : THE SOLE SURVIVOR
18th December 2006
By 1942, the White Star Line had merged with Cunard, and many of its ships had been sold off or sent to the scrapyard. Among the former was Ceramic, launched in 1913 and for many years the largest vessel in ...
MY GOD THE BOAT IS LEAVING US Gare Maritime MY GOD THE BOAT IS LEAVING US
18th December 2006
Jim Kalafus
Boat 8 and the sinking of the Vestris...
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THE UNLUCKY STATENDAM Gare Maritime THE UNLUCKY STATENDAM
18th December 2006
Jim Kalafus
Views of the elegant ocean liner...
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TITANIC'S SUPREME SURVIVOR Titanica! TITANIC'S SUPREME SURVIVOR
13th December 2006
Senan Molony
Sydney Buxton as a new MP SYDNEY BUXTON, President of the ...
THE LOSS OF THE PRINCESS SOPHIA Gare Maritime THE LOSS OF THE PRINCESS SOPHIA
3rd December 2006
Jim Kalafus
The worst wreck, in terms of verifiable fatalities, on the North American west coast...
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WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS Voyage WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
10th November 2006
Charles A. Haas
Today’s newscasts often feature airline passengers discussing their “being treated just like cattle.” In the late 19th Century, Britain’s White Star Line took the meaning of that phrase to new heights. While we recall th...
TITANIC CITATION CATALOG Titanica! TITANIC CITATION CATALOG
21st October 2006
Captain Charles B. Weeks
Titanic Citation Catalogby Captain Charles WeeksI created this document to assist Titanic researchers. I have found it maddening to have to thumb through numerous books to find a particular citation on a certain subject. Using this...
A PV SOLVES A PUZZLE Titanica! A PV SOLVES A PUZZLE
13th October 2006
Senan Molony
THE devil is in the detail... and nowhere is that phrase more true than in particular areas of Titanic study. There has been controversy, for instance, over an impression given - to some - by remarks made by Captain James...
A MATTER OF COURSE Titanica! A MATTER OF COURSE
22nd September 2006
Randy Bryan Bigham
There was more to Great Britains fashionable Countess of Rothes than banquets and garden parties. She proved that the night Titanic went down. ...
THE MORRO CASTLE, THE MOHAWK AND THE END OF THE WARD LINE Gare Maritime THE MORRO CASTLE, THE MOHAWK AND THE END OF THE WARD LINE
21st July 2006
Jim Kalafus
It has been almost 72 years since the Morro Castle, gutted, afire, and carrying the bodies of at least six luckless passengers and crew members was driven ashore, with visual impact worthy of a Hollywood production, just to the north of the new Convention Center at Asbury Park, New Jersey. ...
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LOADED AND THE TRAMP Titanica! LOADED AND THE TRAMP
15th June 2006
Senan Molony
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GEORGES KRINS - THE LOST MEMORIAL Titanica! GEORGES KRINS - THE LOST MEMORIAL
25th May 2006
Philippe Delaunoy
Some years ag...
ICEBERG RIGHT AHEAD Titanica! ICEBERG RIGHT AHEAD
29th April 2006
Samuel Halpern
We all know the story how lookout Frederick Fleet had sighted an iceberg at about 11:40 PM on April 14th 1912, went to the lookout bell and struck it 3 times to indicate that something was seen ahead, and then went to the telephone a...
GEORGE WATREMEZ : MORRO CASTLE SURVIVOR Gare Maritime GEORGE WATREMEZ : MORRO CASTLE SURVIVOR
19th April 2006
Jim Kalafus
Interviewed by Jim Kalafus...
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A PEN TO SINK A THOUSAND SHIPS Titanica! A PEN TO SINK A THOUSAND SHIPS
7th March 2006
Lee Kendall
THE BRITISH TITANIC INQUIRY AND THE ART OF FORTUNINO MATANIA Fortunino Matania (1881-1963) was, without doubt, the greatest of the Edwardian illustrators, in th...
GERBAULT AND THE FIRECREST Gare Maritime GERBAULT AND THE FIRECREST
15th February 2006
Classic account of a real life ocean adventure...
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SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND Voyage SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND
15th February 2006
Robert L. Bracken
Charles Leonard Kirkl...
THE PORTRUSH LETTER Titanica! THE PORTRUSH LETTER
31st January 2006
Senan Molony
THE LETTER fell onto the hall floor in the house at Main Street, Portrush, Co Antrim, in late April 1912. Hugh Smith, descending the stair, noticed it and picked it up. The American...
LEST WE FORGET : HENRY SONNEBORN Gare Maritime LEST WE FORGET : HENRY SONNEBORN
13th January 2006
Jim Kalafus
Setting the record straight...
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NORMANDIE: A PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT Gare Maritime NORMANDIE: A PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT
1st January 2006
Jim Kalafus
Spectacular views of the quintessential superliner....
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LIFE'S DECOR: A BIOGRAPHY OF HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE Titanica! LIFE'S DECOR: A BIOGRAPHY OF HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE
23rd December 2005
Randy Bryan Bigham
“When beauty assails, reason has no part.” –– HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE ...
SEALED ORDERS: A TITANIC SURVIVOR'S CLASSIC TALE OF LOVE AND FATE Titanica! SEALED ORDERS: A TITANIC SURVIVOR'S CLASSIC TALE OF LOVE AND FATE
23rd December 2005
Helen Churchill Candee
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LIFEBOATS DON'T LIE! Titanica! LIFEBOATS DON'T LIE!
13th November 2005
Senan Molony
FEWER and fewer revisionists of the Titanic disaster are now making the overt claim that the Mystery Ship seen off the port bow at the time of the sinking was (as the American and British Inquiries stated in 1912) the Leyland Liner ...
Voyage TUNISIAN
12th November 2005
John P. Eaton
Eastbound, St. John, New Brunswick to Liverpool. On 10 April reported heavy ice in the vicinity of an area that was later the disaster site. Port of Registry: Glasgow ...
A BIRTHPLACE REBORN : THE TITANIC QUARTER Titanica! A BIRTHPLACE REBORN : THE TITANIC QUARTER
21st October 2005
Senan Molony
PLANS for the development of 185 acres of dockland in Belfast that include the cradle of the Olympic and Titanic have just been formally announced. Most of the Queen's Island site will be transformed over the ne...
LEST WE FORGET PART 2 : AS THE LUSITANIA WENT DOWN Gare Maritime LEST WE FORGET PART 2 : AS THE LUSITANIA WENT DOWN
17th October 2005
Jim Kalafus & Michael Poirier
AS THE LUSITANI...
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TRAFFIC Voyage TRAFFIC
22nd September 2005
John P. Eaton
On 10 April 1912 Titanic arrived at Cherbourg from Southampton at 6:35 p.m. after a voyage of little more than five hours. After taking aboard mail and pasengers she departed at 8:10 p.m. Boarding were 274 passengers: 142 first class, 30 second...
TITANIC TEXT : DEMYSTIFYING HISTORICAL STUDY Titanica! TITANIC TEXT : DEMYSTIFYING HISTORICAL STUDY
20th September 2005
Randy Bryan Bigham
Internet research tips for beginners From biographies and cultural essays to technical papers and scientific analyses, ET Research at Encyclopedia-Titanica.org is the leading online destination for original, in-depth...
RITZ RESTAURANT  STAFF ON THE TITANIC Titanica! RITZ RESTAURANT STAFF ON THE TITANIC
19th September 2005
Brian J. Ticehurst
ON BOARD the Titanic was what must have been the finest Restaurant in the world. The Ritz Restaurant (as it was called) was situated on B deck and was for the exclusive use of First Class passengers only. Th...
ALBERT BRIANT 1877 –- 1912 A SHORT BIOGRAPHY Titanica! ALBERT BRIANT 1877 –- 1912 A SHORT BIOGRAPHY
14th September 2005
Bryan and Hilary Popple
Albert Briant c 1900 Albert Briant was born on 26 June 1877...
ALL THE HORRORS SEEM TO HAPPEN AT NIGHT Titanica! ALL THE HORRORS SEEM TO HAPPEN AT NIGHT
31st August 2005
Inger Sheil
THE HERMAN FAMILY Voyage THE HERMAN FAMILY
25th August 2005
Michael A. Findlay
In recent years much has been written about those who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic. Stories of heroism, selflessness and cowardice on that fateful night have emerged through the lives of those who were witnesses to the Ti...
A CAPTAIN'S CAREER Voyage A CAPTAIN'S CAREER
23rd August 2005
John P. Eaton
  “When anyone asks me how I can best describe my experience in nearly 40 years at sea, I merely say- uneventful.  Of course there have been winter storms and gales and fog and the like, but in a...
NOMADIC Voyage NOMADIC
22nd August 2005
John P. Eaton
One of the two tenders built especially to serve the needs of Olympic and Titanic at Cherbourg. Nomadic and Traffic were registered under the French flag and managed by A. Laniece, later by George A. Laniece. On 10 ...
NEW YORK Voyage NEW YORK
20th July 2005
(American Line) ex-City of New York, Inman Line As Titanic left Southampton 10 April 1912, the suction and wave action of her propellers and huge bulk tore New York loose from her mooring in tandem with Oceanic...
OCEANIC Voyage OCEANIC
11th July 2005
John P. Eaton
White Star Line Not only was Oceanic operated by the same company that operated Titanic, she was also directly associated with Titanic at the beginning of her maiden voyage as well as during the first weeks following...
A CAPTAIN ACCUSED Titanica! A CAPTAIN ACCUSED
1st July 2005
Samuel Halpern
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BULGARIA Voyage BULGARIA
24th June 2005
John P. Eaton
(aka Canada, Hercules, Philippines,Drachtenstein) Hamburg-Amerika Line On Tuesday, April 9, while traveling westbound Hamburg-Southampton-Baltimore, received a wireless message from the Caledonia ...
CALEDONIA Voyage CALEDONIA
11th June 2005
John P. Eaton
Anchor Line On 9 April at 2:55 p.m. Caledonia, eastbound New York-Glasgow, relayed to Bulgaria an ice warning received earlier from Cassandra. Port of Registry: Glasgow Flag of ...
CASSANDRA Voyage CASSANDRA
23rd May 2005
John P. Eaton
(Donaldson Brothers) On 9 April, while eastbound St. John, New Brunswick to Glasgow, Cassandra transmitted a warning of ice at 43 degrees 38’ N. by 49 degrees 16’ W. which was relayed at 2:55 p.m. by the Caledonia to the B...
THE BOXHALL LETTERS Voyage THE BOXHALL LETTERS
23rd May 2005
Joe Carvalho & Shelley Dziedzic
The following five letters, written to Mr. Joe Carvalho of Massaschusetts by Commander Joseph G. Boxhall span the time period of April 1961 through July of 1962, and reveal the sentiments of the Titanic officer r...
ROYAL EDWARD Voyage ROYAL EDWARD
10th May 2005
John P. Eaton
Canadian Northern Steamships, Ltd. Westbound Avonmouth to Halifax. On 8 April encountered and reported an ice field in the vicinity of the subsequent Titanic disaster site : 42 degrees 50’N, 49 degrees 30’W to 42 degrees 30’N 50 degree...
LEST WE FORGET : PART 1 Gare Maritime LEST WE FORGET : PART 1
3rd May 2005
Jim Kalafus & Michael Poirier
This May marks the 90th anniversary of one of the 20th century’s most notorious events; the sinking, by torpedo, of Cunard Line’s Lusitania off the coast of Ireland with the loss of 1198 lives. ...
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Voyage ANNIE
24th April 2005
John P. Eaton
West Hartlepool Steam Navigation Co., Ltd. Port of Registry:  West Hartlepool Flag of Registry:  British Signal letters:  P  Q  N&...
Voyage RIO PIRAHY
12th April 2005
John P. Eaton
European and Brazilian Steam Ship Cp., Ltd. (Petersen and Co., Ltd. Managers) Westbound, Narvik, Norway to Philadelphia via Halifax. Arrived Philadelphia 22 April and reported that on 8 April, in the vicinity of 42 degrees 44 ‘ N. by 49...
TITANIC'S HIDDEN DECK Titanica! TITANIC'S HIDDEN DECK
8th April 2005
Samuel Halpern
An examination of Titanic's double bottom...
ARMENIAN Voyage ARMENIAN
27th March 2005
John P. Eaton
Cestrian, sister ship to the Armenian, seen here at Harland and Wolff's Belfast yard following completion. (courtesy Lawrence Dunn, Famous Liner...
ARGENTINE TRANSPORT Voyage ARGENTINE TRANSPORT
20th March 2005
John P. Eaton
Empire Transport Co., Ltd. (Houlder Brothers, Managers) Westbound, Narvik, Norway to Philadelphia. Left Narvik 3 April 1912 with a cargo of iron ore. On arrival at the intermediate stop of Louisburg, Nova Scotia, her captain reporte...
TITANIC AS METAPHOR Titanica! TITANIC AS METAPHOR
20th March 2005
Monica Hall
WORLD’S LARGEST METAP...
Voyage HECTOR
13th March 2005
Port of Registry: Southampton Flag of Registry: British Funnel: Red, black top Company flag: Divided by crossed lines into four equal triangles...
LORD MERSEY -— OBITER DICTA Titanica! LORD MERSEY -— OBITER DICTA
13th March 2005
Senan Molony
HERBERT Henry Asquith, British Prime Minister, told the House of Commons at the beginning of May 1912 that the Court of Inquiry to be presided over by Lord Mersey would afford “the best means of arriving at a conclusio...
Voyage NEPTUNE
6th March 2005
John P. Eaton
Port of Registry: Southampton Flag of Registry: British Funnel: Red, black top Company flag: Divided by crossed lines into four equal...
Voyage AJAX
27th February 2005
John P. Eaton
Call letters: S P G B Port of Registry: Southampton Flag of Registry: British Funnel: Red, black top Company flag:...
Voyage HERCULES
20th February 2005
John P. Eaton
One of the tugs that got lines aboard New York and kept her from striking Titanic as the latter was leaving her Southampton dock. Port of Registry: South...
WHITE STAR LINE OFFICER'S UNIFORM CIRCA 1912 Voyage WHITE STAR LINE OFFICER'S UNIFORM CIRCA 1912
15th February 2005
John Hemmert
By and large the various British steamship company's officer's uniforms of ...
IDENTIFYING STEWARDS Titanica! IDENTIFYING STEWARDS
13th February 2005
Senan Molony
WHAT ARE the chances of identifying Titanic bodies more than 90 years after they were buried at sea? Better than impossible - fair, in some cases. One of the early bodies picked up by the search ves...
VULCAN Voyage VULCAN
13th February 2005
John P. Eaton
Vulcan struggling to pull the stern of the New York (left) away from Titanic's port side (Eaton-Haas Collection)...
Voyage THE TUGS AT TITANIC'S DEPARTURE
6th February 2005
John P. Eaton
Albert Edward, Hercules, Vulcan, Ajax, Hector Neptune Registered 10 September 1861, the Southampton, Isle of Wight and South of England Royal Mail Steam Packet Limited Company was known during its early years...
Voyage SAMARA
23rd January 2005
John P. Eaton
Samara Steam Ship Samara Co., Ltd. (Maclay & MacIntyre, Managers) Westbound Cardiff to Philadelphia on April 1st at 43 degrees 12’ N. by 45 degrees 14”W. southeast off Newfoundland’s Grand Banks, rescue...
A TALE OF HOFFMAN Titanica! A TALE OF HOFFMAN
18th January 2005
Senan Molony
A boy wakes, and he is on a train. The world is wriggling past the window. Papa looks, but does not say anything. Nor does he try to smile. ...
Voyage ALEXANDRA
16th January 2005
John P. Eaton
Det Forenede Dampskibs Selsk (United Steamship Co.) Departed Emden, Germany for Boston, 13 March. On 3 April at 45 degrees 04'N. by 56 degrees 38'W. saw drifting ice and ice fields. Arrived at Boston 7 April. ...
TITANIC'S CARGO GEAR Titanica! TITANIC'S CARGO GEAR
11th January 2005
Captain Charles B. Weeks
Because of my experience on cargo ships and the fact that I teach Dry Cargo Operations to students at Maine Maritime Academy, I have long been fascinated with Titanic’s cargo gear. Chronologically she came d...
Voyage LORD CROMER
9th January 2005
John P. Eaton
Departed Stockton-on Tees, England 14 March, 1912 on her maiden voyage bound for Louisburg, Nova Scotia, in ballast. During her crossing she was badly damaged by ice and after 19 days of a voyage which should have taken no mor...
Voyage LUCIGEN
2nd January 2005
John P. Eaton
Lucigen – Lucigen Steamship Co., (H.E. Moss & Co.) Departed Bremen, Germany 8 March for New York. On 24 March at 46 degrees N, 46 degrees West, encountered heavy pack ice with numerous bergs...
MAGGIE MADIGAN - AN IRISH IMMIGRANT'S DREAMS UNFULFILLED Voyage MAGGIE MADIGAN - AN IRISH IMMIGRANT'S DREAMS UNFULFILLED
1st January 2005
Robert L. Bracken
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Voyage KURA
19th December 2004
John P. Eaton
Kura Steamship Co., Ltd. (Stephens, Sutton & Stephens, Managers.) (Westbound, Bremerhaven to New York via St. John’s Newfoundland) On 18 March encountered ice at 42 degrees N. 47 degrees ...
THE AVERAGE LIFEBOAT Titanica! THE AVERAGE LIFEBOAT
17th December 2004
Senan Molony
Updated! “THERE are three kinds of lies: lies, damn lies, and statistics.” - Mark Twain, Autobiography But there are also, when dealing with statistics, some...
Voyage MUSGRAVE
12th December 2004
John P. Eaton
On October 1911, when Titanic was moved from the deep water wharf to the Alexandra Wharf to clear a convenient mooring for the incoming Olympic, the move was accomplished with the assistance of the ...
HORNBY Voyage HORNBY
5th December 2004
John P. Eaton
May 31, 1911 Assisted following the launch of Titanic April 2, 1912 Assisted Titanic on her sea trials Port of Registry Liverpool Flag of Registry British Funnel B...
JACKAL Voyage JACKAL
5th December 2004
John P. Eaton
While Titanic was outfitting, Jackal served as an auxiliary vessel moored alongside, her generator providing light and power aboard the ship for the outfitting workers. Also used as a yard tug. ...
Voyage COLLINGWOOD
28th November 2004
John P. Eaton
(Akties Collingwood) (Zernichow & O. Gotaas) Arrived at Belfast ( Musgrave Channel) 16 October 1908 from Bangkok via the Azores carrying a cargo of teak wood logs which in a finished sta...
TITANIC (1888) Voyage TITANIC (1888)
22nd November 2004
John P. Eaton
Smith & Service (1888-1903) Port of Registry: Belfast , Ireland Flag of Registry: British Funnel: Black ...
ON THE TRAIL OF 'LUCKY' TOWER Titanica! ON THE TRAIL OF 'LUCKY' TOWER
16th November 2004
Senan Molony
Is this the face of Titanic legend’s most elusive man? ’Lucky Tower’ is the moniker...
Voyage ALEXANDRA
14th November 2004
John P. Eaton
Alexandra Towing Co., Ltd. Alexandra assisted during Titanic’s launch on 31 May, 1911 and during her sea trails Port of R...
ROYAL STANDARD Voyage ROYAL STANDARD
14th November 2004
John P. Eaton
White Star Line The White Star Line was founded in 1845 by two Liverpool ship brokers, Henry Threlfall Wilson and...
Voyage HERCULANEUM
2nd November 2004
John P. Eaton
In addition to maneuvering Titanic after launch, Herculaneum also assisted during Titanic’s sea trials out of Belfast on 2 April 1912. Alexandra Towing Co.,...
DUKE OF ALBANY Voyage DUKE OF ALBANY
31st October 2004
John P. Eaton
(F. Kemp & Company) The center anchor of the Titanic weighs 15 ½ tons and was fabricated by Messrs. N. Hingley & Sons, Ltd. Of Netherton, Dudley, Worcestershire. Typical of the manner by which the m...
Voyage WALLASEY
30th October 2004
John P. Eaton
Wallasey assisted during Titanic’s sea trials and launch on May 31, 1911 and stood by on her sea trials out of Belfast on 2 April, 1912. Port of Registry: Liverpool Flag of Regi...
Voyage GLENDUN
26th October 2004
John P. Eaton
GLENDUN (Antrim Iron Ore Co., LTD.) On Sunday, December 10th, 1909, the immense stern framing of Titanic was transported from Darlington Forge Company’s works at Darlington by the North Eastern Railwa...
STAR TURN: THE PICTURES AND PASSIONS OF DOROTHY GIBSON Titanica! STAR TURN: THE PICTURES AND PASSIONS OF DOROTHY GIBSON
26th October 2004
Randy Bryan Bigham
The following article is an excerpt from the introduction of Randy Bigham’s forthcoming biography, Finding Dorothy: An Appreciation of the Life and Career of Dorothy Gibson Brulatour, which will soon be available in a fully illustrated,...
RUBáIYáT REFLECTIONS ON TITANIC Titanica! RUBáIYáT REFLECTIONS ON TITANIC
14th October 2004
Senan Molony
AWAKE! For morning in the bowl of night Has flung the stone that puts the stars to flight… ...
THE MIDDLE WATCH Titanica! THE MIDDLE WATCH
16th September 2004
Senan Molony
WHAT follows is the complete text o...
IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW Titanica! IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW
31st August 2004
Allison Lane
No other shipwreck in history has left such an indelible imprint upon the public consciousness as that of the RMS Titanic. Ninety-two years after her loss, the story of that great liner continues to fascinate peo...
A LAST BRIGHT SHINING LIE Titanica! A LAST BRIGHT SHINING LIE
24th August 2004
Senan Molony
THEY died, to a man, at their posts; fighting to give the opportunity of life to others until walls of water overcame them. Bunkum. The last lie of Titanic's extensiv...
TITANIC SISTERS: THE NEWELL GIRLS Voyage TITANIC SISTERS: THE NEWELL GIRLS
20th August 2004
Shelley Dziedzic
Marjorie Newell accompanied ...
PITMAN'S OWN PRIVATE ICEBERG Titanica! PITMAN'S OWN PRIVATE ICEBERG
19th July 2004
Senan Molony
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BERTHE LEROY: TITANIC SURVIVOR Titanica! BERTHE LEROY: TITANIC SURVIVOR
12th July 2004
Olivier Mendez & Michel Leroy
Berthe Leroy, a short biography...
ASQUITH AND THE CONSPIRACY TO SINK TITANIC Titanica! ASQUITH AND THE CONSPIRACY TO SINK TITANIC
9th July 2004
Senan Molony
“The architect, the owner, and the Captain were partners in an infamous conspiracy to repair their desperate fortunes by sinking the ship and sharing the insurance money.” ...
STAND UP AND WAVE! Voyage STAND UP AND WAVE!
2nd July 2004
Shelley Dziedzic
Ellen Mockler's Story...
OF RATS AND MEN: TITANIC SURVIVOR 'SLEEPING ROUGH' Titanica! OF RATS AND MEN: TITANIC SURVIVOR 'SLEEPING ROUGH'
10th June 2004
Senan Molony
YESTERDAY IN PARLIAMENT ...
THE MYSTERY OF RHODA ABBOTT REVEALED Voyage THE MYSTERY OF RHODA ABBOTT REVEALED
7th June 2004
Robert L. Bracken
Unravelling a Titanic enigma...
THE CHEEK OF WILLIAM WELLER Titanica! THE CHEEK OF WILLIAM WELLER
3rd June 2004
Senan Molony
After the Hawke collision Able Seaman William Clifford Weller was annoyed that he would lose out on wages for the voyage......
A HOLY GRAIL —- THE MISSING DEPOSITIONS Titanica! A HOLY GRAIL —- THE MISSING DEPOSITIONS
6th May 2004
Senan Molony
THERE is an undiscovered Titanic out there… one that may hold greater meaning than relocated rust at the bottom of the North Atlantic. The lost Titanic arguably resides in 138 crew depositions of the subjecti...
WHY DID WHITE STAR SETTLE WITH WHITELEY? Titanica! WHY DID WHITE STAR SETTLE WITH WHITELEY?
26th April 2004
Senan Molony
Steward's sensational claims were never tested in court....
TITANIC: THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH? Titanica! TITANIC: THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH?
23rd April 2004
Senan Molony
THIS photograph is the last known picture of RMS Titanic on her maiden voyage. It was taken at Crosshaven, Co Cork, Ireland, just after the vessel departed Queenstown. In September 2003, an album of photographs originally ow...
THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY Titanica! THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY
5th April 2004
Olivier Mendez
A tribute to a French family who were all lost in the Titanic....
A THOROUGH ANALYSIS OF THE “CAVE LIST” Titanica! A THOROUGH ANALYSIS OF THE “CAVE LIST”
1st April 2004
Daniel Klistorner
View the Encyclopedia Titanica transcription of the Cave List This simple incomplete copy of a cabin list for Titanic’s first and only voyage takes its name ...
TITANIC'S VIOLINIST AND A VILLAINOUS MURDER Titanica! TITANIC'S VIOLINIST AND A VILLAINOUS MURDER
26th March 2004
Senan Molony
How Jock Hume's family met further tragedy amidst the chaos of war....
RYAN V. OSNC Titanica! RYAN V. OSNC
15th March 2004
Senan Molony
Transcript of Precis Law Report...
RYAN'S SON Titanica! RYAN'S SON
15th March 2004
Senan Molony
A Commentary on Ryan v. OSNC...
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A RACE THROUGH A NIGHTMARE Titanica! A RACE THROUGH A NIGHTMARE
27th February 2004
Senan Molony
How a shipwreck a suffragette and a scandal settled the 1913 Derby...
MYSTERY SHIP MADE SIMPLE Titanica! MYSTERY SHIP MADE SIMPLE
17th February 2004
Senan Molony
Case-closed on the Californian?...
TITANIC'S BAND: KILLING THEM SOFTLY. Titanica! TITANIC'S BAND: KILLING THEM SOFTLY.
17th February 2004
Senan Molony
Just how many people did the ship's orchestra kill?...
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1914: MURDOCH SAVES LINER FROM ICEBERG Titanica! 1914: MURDOCH SAVES LINER FROM ICEBERG
6th February 2004
Senan Molony
Murdoch, in death, re-wrote the seamanship manual for best practice....
SUN YAT SEN  WILL EAT AGAIN Titanica! SUN YAT SEN WILL EAT AGAIN
2nd February 2004
Senan Molony
A PEKINGESE named after a Chinese nationalist statesman the height of buffoonery or the peak of good taste?...
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FATHER BROWNE: THE MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS Titanica! FATHER BROWNE: THE MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS
19th January 2004
Senan Molony
Defamation, anonymity and some missing photographs?...
TITANIC'S SILENT DISTRESS SIGNALS Titanica! TITANIC'S SILENT DISTRESS SIGNALS
5th January 2004
Paul Wilkinson
A new look at a minor mystery...
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TRUE COURSE Titanica! TRUE COURSE
9th December 2003
Cathy Akers-Jordan and Captain Charles B. Weeks
An explanation of the use of magnetic compasses, how to plot courses and how these procedures on the Titanic compared to their use other ships in 1912...
ANATOMY OF A BOAT DECK PORTRAIT Titanica! ANATOMY OF A BOAT DECK PORTRAIT
3rd December 2003
Senan Molony
Mawkish sentimentality or inspired reconstruction, the Titanic art of Fortunino Matania...
TWO YEAR ARTICLES AND ALL THAT Gare Maritime TWO YEAR ARTICLES AND ALL THAT
28th November 2003
David Haisman, UK
Experiences of an able seaman...
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THE LAST OF THE LAST Titanica! THE LAST OF THE LAST
25th November 2003
Margaret Mehl
How Masabumi Hosono’s Night was Forgotten...
THE FACTS - WHAT DID THE SURVIVORS SEE OF THE BREAK-UP OF THE TITANIC? Titanica! THE FACTS - WHAT DID THE SURVIVORS SEE OF THE BREAK-UP OF THE TITANIC?
15th August 2003
Bill Wormstedt
What did the survivors see of the break-up of the Titanic...
THE BROWNS PREPARE TO ABANDON SHIP Titanica! THE BROWNS PREPARE TO ABANDON SHIP
3rd August 2003
David Haisman
Her father stood in the doorway of their cabin and said, ''There's talk that the ship has hit an iceberg.'' It was those fateful words that were to change their lives forever. Edith, along with her mother Elizabet...
PEGGY ON A SKIN BOAT Gare Maritime PEGGY ON A SKIN BOAT
14th May 2003
David Haisman
David Haisman recalls working on a banana boat in the 1950s...
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LOOKOUTS : THE HUMAN PERSPECTIVE Titanica! LOOKOUTS : THE HUMAN PERSPECTIVE
30th April 2003
Captain Laurence V. Wade
This paper looks at the role of the lookouts on the Titanic from the eye of an experienced seaman. ...
WHY THE TITANIC DID NOT LIST Titanica! WHY THE TITANIC DID NOT LIST
30th April 2003
Eqab S. Al-Otaibi
Eqab S Al-Otaibi NS 415 Titanic Supervised by Captain C. Weeks The list of any ship is due to either a negative initial stability (GM, metacentric height) or off center weight. So the list is due to internal force. Off center weight i...
MADAME LUCILE: A LIFE IN STYLE Titanica! MADAME LUCILE: A LIFE IN STYLE
29th April 2003
Randy Bryan Bigham
The following is an excerpt from the prologue of Lucile - Her Life by Design, Randy Bigham's pending biography of Lucy, Lady Duff Gordon (1863-1935), the renowned Edw...
TITANIC'S TIME ENIGMAS Titanica! TITANIC'S TIME ENIGMAS
16th February 2003
Markus Philipp
One of the thorniest questions about the Titanic disaster is, how her clock was changed during the journey. Several events observed by differing observers at different locations add to the confusion about the difference between Titani...
TITANIC'S FINAL MANOEUVRE Titanica! TITANIC'S FINAL MANOEUVRE
8th February 2003
Captain Lewis Marmaduke Collins
She never was under a port helm? - She did not come on the port helm, Sir - on the starboard helm. ------Titanic’s QM Robert Hitchens to the British enquiry At both inquiries it was adduced that, at the time of the loo...
OLYMPIC FIND AT PITY ME Gare Maritime OLYMPIC FIND AT PITY ME
22nd January 2003
Gavin Murphy
RMS Olympic's cocktail bar in a Durham public house...
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TITANIC PASSENGER TICKET REVENUES Titanica! TITANIC PASSENGER TICKET REVENUES
18th November 2002
Captain Charles B. Weeks
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NAVIGATIONAL CONFIRMATION OF TITANIC'S CQD POSITION Titanica! NAVIGATIONAL CONFIRMATION OF TITANIC'S CQD POSITION
7th November 2002
Captain Lewis Marmaduke Collins
On September 1, 1985, an expedition led by Dr. Robert Ballard located the wreckage of the Titanic on the ocean floor in position 41° 43.9’ N., 49° 56.8’ W., some thirteen miles east of where she had reportedly foundered. Shortly aft...
WAS THE TITANIC'S RUDDER LARGE ENOUGH? Titanica! WAS THE TITANIC'S RUDDER LARGE ENOUGH?
29th September 2002
Captain Charles B. Weeks
There have been several times when the question has been raised about whether the Titanic's rudder was large enough. It has been suggested that if the rudder had been larger she would have turned more quickly and thus missed the iceberg....
THE MORNING AFTER... WHERE WERE THE BODIES? Titanica! THE MORNING AFTER... WHERE WERE THE BODIES?
20th September 2002
Jan C. Nielsen
It was April 23, 1912, at daybreak, out on the North Atlantic. The seascape looked every bit like a well-adorned graveyard, with an overcast sky, rolling fog and, as far as one could see, pieces of wreckage that bobbed ...
QUEEN MARY AND FAT RASCALS ON OFFER IN YORKSHIRE Gare Maritime QUEEN MARY AND FAT RASCALS ON OFFER IN YORKSHIRE
19th September 2002
Gavin Murphy
1930s Art Deco in a York tea shop...
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THE LAST OF THE LOST Titanica! THE LAST OF THE LOST
3rd August 2002
Alan Ruffman & Ryan Parr
A preliminary report on the Palaeo-DNA Project and the unidentified Titanic victims in the Halifax, Nova Scotia, cemeteries...
MOLLY BROWN: MYSTERY UNRAVELLED Titanica! MOLLY BROWN: MYSTERY UNRAVELLED
21st July 2002
Daniel Klistorner
The evidence challenges some assumptions on where Molly Brown's stateroom was situated....
ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER Titanica! ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER
18th July 2002
Helena Wojtczak
One of the Titanic's survivors was also a key participant in the movement for womens' suffrage....
A TITANIC COINCIDENCE Titanica! A TITANIC COINCIDENCE
9th July 2002
Gavin Murphy
How the gala opening of two hotels was disrupted two maritime disasters....
THE BREAK-UP OF THE TITANIC: VIEWPOINTS AND EVIDENCE Titanica! THE BREAK-UP OF THE TITANIC: VIEWPOINTS AND EVIDENCE
9th July 2002
David Gleicher
A detailed discussion of structural failure as the Titanic sank....
ON ROOTING ABOUT IN A SWEDISH TITANIC FAMILY TREE Titanica! ON ROOTING ABOUT IN A SWEDISH TITANIC FAMILY TREE
10th May 2002
Alan Ruffman
The search for geneaological data relating to the Palaeo-DNA Project...
RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 2 Titanica! RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 2
19th April 2002
Gavin Murphy
The Artifacts Appeal Decision...
RMS OLYMPIC: ANOTHER PREMATURE DEATH? Gare Maritime RMS OLYMPIC: ANOTHER PREMATURE DEATH?
8th April 2002
Mark Chirnside
The demise of the 'Old Reliable'...
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THE BOY IN THE PICTURE Titanica! THE BOY IN THE PICTURE
28th March 2002
Gavin Murphy
The story of Ned Parfett: newsboy, soldier and photographic icon....
EXCUSE SENDING ... AM HALF ASLEEP Titanica! EXCUSE SENDING ... AM HALF ASLEEP
17th March 2002
Jemma Hyder
The experience of Carpathia Wireless Operator Harold Cottam...
RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 1 Titanica! RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 1
15th March 2002
Gavin Murphy
Explaining the legal position of the Titanic wreck...
TITANIC'S ROCKETS Titanica! TITANIC'S ROCKETS
15th March 2002
Senan Molony
HOW MANY rockets were fired by the Titanic? "Eight!" It’s one of those facts we have unquestioningly received; an answer that comes automatically from the sa...
HARD A-STARBOARD Titanica! HARD A-STARBOARD
12th February 2002
Nathan Robison
Reconsidering Titanic’s Encounter with the Iceberg...
ICE ON DECK Titanica! ICE ON DECK
12th February 2002
Henning Pfeifer
Further analysis of the iceberg impact....
ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE Titanica! ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE
12th February 2002
A Perspective on the Life of Dr. Washington Dodge...
MY TITANIC DIVE Titanica! MY TITANIC DIVE
30th November 2001
Brigitte Saar
Brigitte Saar's dive to Titanic was won in a competition yet it sparked an enduring interest in the ship and her story....
MAURETANIA HISTORY COMES ALIVE IN BRISTOL Gare Maritime MAURETANIA HISTORY COMES ALIVE IN BRISTOL
8th November 2001
Gavin Murphy
Relics of the Cunard four-stacker now grace a Bristol bar...
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THE CALIFORNIAN INCIDENT, A REALITY CHECK Titanica! THE CALIFORNIAN INCIDENT, A REALITY CHECK
8th November 2001
Tracy Smith, Michael H. Standart & Captain Erik D. Wood
Could Captain Lord and the Californian have done more to save the passengers and crew of the Titanic....
GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC Titanica! GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC
30th July 2001
Earl Chapman
Were shots fired as the Titanic went down? If so whom and toward whom?...
THE ICEBERG —- RESURFACED? Titanica! THE ICEBERG —- RESURFACED?
9th July 2001
Henning Pfeifer
Icebergs photographed after the sinking bear the hallmarks of a collision....
THE FATAL JOURNEY OF THIRD CLASS MEN ON THE TITANIC Titanica! THE FATAL JOURNEY OF THIRD CLASS MEN ON THE TITANIC
3rd July 2001
David Gleicher
Was survival or loss determined the Titanic's design?...
AN 'OLYMPIC' CLASS PROPULSION SYSTEM Titanica! AN 'OLYMPIC' CLASS PROPULSION SYSTEM
25th June 2001
Mark Chirnside
How the White Star Line's greatest ships were propelled....
SWALLOWED IN 14 MINUTES Gare Maritime SWALLOWED IN 14 MINUTES
20th June 2001
Gavin Murphy
Story of the Empress of Ireland whose loss resulted in the deaths of more passengers than the Titanic disaster....
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THE GROUNDING OF TITANIC Titanica! THE GROUNDING OF TITANIC
6th June 2001
David G. Brown and Parks E. Stephenson
Explores the hypothesis that that Titanic grounded on an underwater shelf of the iceberg....
THE REAL JACK DAWSON Titanica! THE REAL JACK DAWSON
11th March 2001
Senan Molony
There is a grave in Halifax - a humdrum, unadorned marker, modest in comparison with many of its fellows, victims all of the RMS Titanic disaster.The stone at Fairview Lawn cemetery in Nova Scotia bears the number 227, the date of the ep...
THE STATISTICS OF THE DISASTER Titanica! THE STATISTICS OF THE DISASTER
14th February 2001
Lester Mitcham
An in-depth analysis of the number of Titanic passengers lost and saved....
A TENDER NAMED AMERICA Titanica! A TENDER NAMED AMERICA
13th February 2001
Senan Molony
A tale of the ship that brought Irish immigrants to the Titanic....
THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC Titanica! THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC
31st January 2001
David G. Brown
A reevaluation of the fatal collision....
BIODETERIORATION OF THE RMS TITANIC Titanica! BIODETERIORATION OF THE RMS TITANIC
28th January 2001
Roy Cullimore & Lori Johnston
How marine organism activity will lead to the eventual destruction of the Titanic...
GEORGE A. BRERETON - MYSTERY MAN Titanica! GEORGE A. BRERETON - MYSTERY MAN
28th January 2001
Mike Herbold
New research reveals the tragic fate of one of the Titanic's notorious gamblers....
THE TITANIC MCCOYS Titanica! THE TITANIC MCCOYS
28th January 2001
Robert L. Bracken
My story of the Titanic McCoys begins in the aftermath of James Cameron's blockbuster movie, Titanic, in February of 1998. The media was covered with Titanic mania. Anyone and everyone with Titanic connections was being sought ou...
LAWRENCE BEESLEY AND MACPHAIRSON CLONGLOCKETTY ANGUS Titanica! LAWRENCE BEESLEY AND MACPHAIRSON CLONGLOCKETTY ANGUS
27th January 2001
Pat Cook
A progress report on the long awaited Annotated Beesley....
JOHN EDWARD HART: DUBIOUS HERO Titanica! JOHN EDWARD HART: DUBIOUS HERO
26th January 2001
David Gleicher
Was Hart really a hero?...
BRUCE ISMAY AND THE RING'S TAUNT Titanica! BRUCE ISMAY AND THE RING'S TAUNT
13th January 2001
Senan Molony
As Ismay pushed the brute oar, his eye fell on his ring. The ring inscribed:- Be Mindful....
A TRAGIC FRIENDSHIP Voyage A TRAGIC FRIENDSHIP
15th January 2000
Dave and Barb Shuttle
How documents recovered from the wreck of the Titanic reveal a friendship which ended in disaster....
NOTES ON LIFEBOAT LISTS Titanica! NOTES ON LIFEBOAT LISTS
11th July 1999
Peter Engberg
Explore the difficulties in producing a credible list of lifeboat placements....
PLUCKED FROM THE SEA? Titanica! PLUCKED FROM THE SEA?
11th July 1999
Peter Engberg and Tad Fitch
Survivors' Claims Reconsidered...
  FINDING ALFRED THEISSINGER

Michael Poirier
Alfred Theissinger is a surviving steward that seemed to have disappeared shortly after the disaster. New research found by Michael Poirier and Gavin Cameron Bell leads to his being found. ...