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  1. PRR5406 liked codad1946's post in the thread Damage Control.

    Scott - Damage Control is a relatively new science. Whilst sailing ships fothered, careened, keelhauled etc., which practices would...

    Oct 18, 2017 at 2:15 AM
  2. Julian Atkins replied to the thread Stanley Lord guilty as charged.

    I have spent part of today when not at work reading Dave Billnitzer's website via Paul Lee's link which won't copy to paste here....

    Oct 17, 2017 at 11:30 PM
  3. Aaron_2016 replied to the thread Baffled by the Hard A-Starboard Order.

    Ismay said - "I really thought what had happened was we had lost a blade off the propeller." Lightoller thought the ice had torn off...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 8:38 PM
  4. Scott Mills replied to the thread Baffled by the Hard A-Starboard Order.

    Having not consulted anything recently related to testimony about Jonathan Shepherd, here is the narrative that is in my skull: Barret...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 7:04 PM
  5. Scott Mills replied to the thread Baffled by the Hard A-Starboard Order.

    Of course, you could argue: maybe Smith did assume the worst; however, the worst he could conceive of was not the worst that was...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 6:50 PM
  6. Martin Tyne replied to the thread Baffled by the Hard A-Starboard Order.

    This is actually a myth accidentally made by Walter Lord. There's evidence that Shepherd was moved into BR4 after hurting himself and he...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 6:05 PM
  7. robert warren replied to the thread How could more passengers have been saved? [was: Titanica Members' Remarkable Obsession with Trivia].

    Id like to know who added the extras about lowering rafts down the ship's sides to my original observation.I just have to add...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 5:34 PM
  8. Rob Lawes replied to the thread Baffled by the Hard A-Starboard Order.

    Aaron, on the one hand you have Captain Smith assuming the worst and making for Belfast in the case of the Propeller incident and in the...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 5:00 PM
  9. Samuel Halpern replied to the thread Stanley Lord guilty as charged.

    Which bring us to the theory that there were at least how many (?) mystery ships that conveniently showed up that night just to confuse...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 4:37 PM
  10. Samuel Halpern liked Aaron_2016's post in the thread Stanley Lord guilty as charged.

    They witnessed the ship fire rockets and listing heavily before she disappeared shortly after 2am. Without doubt she was a ship in...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 4:23 PM
  11. Scott Mills replied to the thread Baffled by the Hard A-Starboard Order.

    David, I tend to agree with your assessment (although I think Titanic steamed longer and faster than you suppose); however, lately I...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 3:20 PM
  12. Michael H. Standart replied to the thread Damage Control.

    There were no resources! That's the thing. We can argue this until we're blue in the face but if we do, we're still assuming at the base...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 3:13 PM
  13. Michael H. Standart replied to the thread How could more passengers have been saved? [was: Titanica Members' Remarkable Obsession with Trivia].

    You may be thinking of plunging fire. This would become a signifigent issue during the Second World War but it wasn't as much of an...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 2:59 PM
  14. Aaron_2016 posted a new thread.

    Orders from Mr. Ismay. Superior Force?

    Reading the Inquiry I can see that Mr. Ismay was very influential in the navigation of other ships e.g. He sent a message on the...

    Forum: Ismay Joseph Bruce

    Oct 17, 2017 at 2:05 PM
  15. Aaron_2016 replied to the thread Baffled by the Hard A-Starboard Order.

    When the Olympic lost a blade late one night in February 1912 in the Atlantic ocean the White Star Line offices received a wireless...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:50 PM
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