coal bunker fire

  1. Mike Spooner

    Coal Bunker fire?

    I am quite sure the coal bunker fire must of been discussed many times over the years. But I can't find it at present. The question why I ask is looking at the IMMC rule 248: According to Rule No 248 of the IMMCo’s ‘Ship Rules and Uniform Regulations’ that was in force at the time: 248...
  2. G

    Titanic: The New Evidence

    I've been a lurker here for a long time. Currently watching this documentary on Channel 4 here in the U.K. I don't know what to make of this at all. Anyone else watching or planning to watch this?
  3. Tomás Eduardo Podestá


    I've ben told that there was a fire in coal deposit nber 5 since the moment the ship departured from Cherburg. Could it add some damage to the structure in contact with cold water?.
  4. S

    Fire down below

    hello again - another titbit, this one hidden in this months BBC History magazine (well, if you think 75% of page 6 is hidden....)(honest, I do do other things apart from hunt out Titanic stuff in publications) It's an article entitled 'Did hidden fire fatally weaken Titanic?' UK members can...
  5. M

    Bunker Fire

    Just purchased a book which stated that there was a fire burning in the coal storage area of the hold. Crew members tried to put the fire out but could only keep it under control as it was burning on the bottom. Is anyone else familiar with this fact. Shinyauto