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ANTIQUES DEALER AND FAMILY LOST IN DISASTER Gare Maritime ANTIQUES DEALER AND FAMILY LOST IN DISASTER
Cliff Barry and Peter Kelly
Lusitania victim Edward Booth-Jones his wife and two children....
7th July 2015
TITANIC AND THE BEDA: FR THOMAS BYLES Titanic Research TITANIC AND THE BEDA: FR THOMAS BYLES
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...
21st April 2015
THE VOYAGER'S DREAM Gare Maritime THE VOYAGER'S DREAM
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, ...
18th March 2015
Titanic Research HARD A STARBOARD
Jim Currie
Another look at that hard right turn......
31st January 2015
THE CHAMPAGNE KING, THE PLAYWRIGHT AND THE SAVOY HOTEL Gare Maritime THE CHAMPAGNE KING, THE PLAYWRIGHT AND THE SAVOY HOTEL
Cliff Barry
In 1889, the Savoy Hotel was the most modern hotel London had ever seen. Built by R...
24th October 2014
PIECING TOGETHER A TITANIC PUZZLE Titanic Research PIECING TOGETHER A TITANIC PUZZLE
Mike Poirier
The Complex case of Mrs. Cassebeer. Court documents reveal tempestuous marriage....
21st August 2014
Titanic Research LUCKY 13
Peter Engberg
Why did only 13 second class men passengers survive the sinking of the Titanic?...
27th April 2014
WILLIAM MERIHEINA : AN INVENTIVE SURVIVOR Gare Maritime WILLIAM MERIHEINA : AN INVENTIVE SURVIVOR
Jim Kalafus and Michael Poirier
The story of William Meriheina, Lusitania survivor and inventor of the car radio....
29th March 2014
AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN Titanic Research AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly describes the excitement and tension of the auction of the most valuable Titanic artefact ever sold....
7th November 2013
CLASS AND GENDER IN SHAPING THE MEMORY OF THE TITANIC DISASTER SINCE 1912 Titanic Research CLASS AND GENDER IN SHAPING THE MEMORY OF THE TITANIC DISASTER SINCE 1912
Joe Woolley
Joe Woolley explores how the way we see Titanic has been shaped in films such as A Night to Remember and Titanic......
30th October 2013