SIZE COMPARISON

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TITANIC COMPARISON
Le Soir
TITANIC COMPARISON
5th May 1912
The Titanic compared with various Belgian monuments and the Eiffel Tower....
TITANIC COMPARED WITH NOTRE-DAME DE PARIS
Le Petit Journal
TITANIC COMPARED WITH NOTRE-DAME DE PARIS
17th April 1912
In order to give an idea of the size of the Titanic, French papers compared her with famous monuments. Here, Notre-Dame cathedral...
TITANIC COMPARED WITH THE RUE ROYALE IN PARIS
 
TITANIC COMPARED WITH THE RUE ROYALE IN PARIS
1912
This drawing showed French readers how huge the liner was...
New York Times
OBITUARY OF MARGARET ISMAY
10th April 1907
DEATH LIST OF A DAY --- *** Mrs. T. H. Ismay --- ...
 
MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE (3)
14th February 1912
Page 77 (Coat of Arms) Certificate...
Bucks Free Press
A CURIOUS COINCIDENCE IN WYCOMBE
19th April 1912
It is a curious coincidence that at the time the first news of the disaster to the Titanic was received at Wycombe some local gentlemen who were interested in the dimensions of the huge vessel were taking measurements in Wycombe High-street wit...
New York Times
BIGGER THAN THE LUSITANIA
12th September 1907
White Star Line Decides to Build Vessel---Speed to be 22 Knots --- Special Cable to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- LONDON, Sept. 11---A Belfast correspondent telegraphs that Harland & Wolff have officially admitted that the...
Hartford Courant
MRS. STEWART DID NOT SAIL ON TITANIC
18th April 1912
(Special to The Courant) Winsted, April 17 Spencer C. Coe received a message this morning advising him that his cousin, Mrs. Florence A. Stewart, wife of Albert A. Stewart,...
OLDEST AND YOUNGEST SURVIVORS
 
OLDEST AND YOUNGEST SURVIVORS
September 1998
Marjorie Newell Robb and Millina Dean meet at a convention in Boston...
LUSITANIA ICEBERG
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
LUSITANIA ICEBERG
11th May 1915
Original Caption:...
 
MEMORIALS TO CAPTAIN SMITH

At Beacon Park, Lichfield, Staffordshire there is a fine statue to Captain Smith. The statue was sculptured by Kathleen, Lady Scott, C.V.O and unveiled by the Captain's daughter Helen on 29th July 1914.There is a stained glass window to ...
 
DEATHS OF SHIPYARD WORKERS

Eight Harland and Wolff workers were killed during the construction of the Titanic five of whom have been identified. In addition to the fatalities there were 28 serious accidents and 218 minor accidents recorded by the firm. Compensation paid ...
FILM OF TITANIC ENTERING THE THOMPSON GRAVING DOCK
 
FILM OF TITANIC ENTERING THE THOMPSON GRAVING DOCK
3rd February 1912
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TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT MOUNT OLIVET CEMETERY

The Titanic plot at the Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia was intended for Catholic victims of the Titanic. Row 1 ...
EDWINA TROUTT PETERSEN AND HER HUSBAND ALFRED T PETERSEN.
 
EDWINA TROUTT PETERSEN AND HER HUSBAND ALFRED T PETERSEN.

Photographed in 1923...
MEMORIAL CARD: HULDA CLASéN
 
MEMORIAL CARD: HULDA CLASéN
27th April 1912
That my unforgettable daughter Hulda Kristina Eugenia Clasén, born Löfqvist, died in the sadly notorious Titanic collision on the Atlantic, intimately and ...
 
WILLIAM GREENFIELDS ACCOUNT

William was involved in his Father's fur business and sailed to Russia once a year to purchase pelts. Blanche went with him this time to buy silk in Paris for the linings of the coats. William met his ...
 
TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT FAIRVIEW LAWN CEMETERY

Row 1 ...
ST BART'S CHURCH IN DAWPOOL (THURSTASTON)
 
ST BART'S CHURCH IN DAWPOOL (THURSTASTON)

A picture of St Bartholomew's Church in the Village of Thurstaston Wirral (Diocese of Chester), where my Wife and I where married many years ago. The Lychgate was erected in m...
 
NEARER MY GOD TO THEE (ARCHIVE RECORDING)
1902
An early cylinder recording of Nearer My God to Thee...
THE CAVE LIST
 
THE CAVE LIST
10th April 1912
When the body of...
STAND TO YOUR POST / BE BRITISH
 
STAND TO YOUR POST / BE BRITISH
June 1912
Recorded in London May or June 1912 ...
The Times
A COMPARISON WITH THE TITANIC
10th June 1914
Much the most interesting of the personal statements given in answer to questions was made to me by William Clarke, a fireman of Liverpool - actually a survivor of the Titanic disaster - a quiet, matter-of-fact old man with a grey moustache and...
The Times
OBITUARY : THE REV E.C. & MRS CARTER
20th April 1912
...
New York Times
BIG SHIPS EASY TO BUILD
11th July 1910
BIG SHIPS EASY TO BUILD --- Only Limited by Docks and Channel, Says English Yard Manager --- Among the passengers who arrived yesterday on the White Star steamship Celtic was the Right Hon. Alexander M. Carlisle...
ROGER BRICOUX
 
ROGER BRICOUX

Roger Bricoux, later a cellist on the Titanic, reading the newspaper L'Eclaireur de Nice....
ANNIE MCGOWAN - SCHOOL REGISTER ENTRY
 
ANNIE MCGOWAN - SCHOOL REGISTER ENTRY

Annie McGowan attended ...
ADDERGOOLE TITANIC MEMORIAL
 
ADDERGOOLE TITANIC MEMORIAL

The Addergoole Titanic Society erected this memorial in St Patrick’s Church, Lahardane, Addergoole, Co Mayo, Irish Republic on...
The Sun (New York)
BERGS NOT ALL MELTED
18th July 1912
Oceanic Sights Them on Old Route Titanic Took --- The White Star liner Oceanic arrived yesterday from...
THE SINKING TITANIC
 
THE SINKING TITANIC
1912
By Marcellus O. Ruch Published 1912 by M. O. Ruch, Canton, Ohio, USA [Midi] ...
New York Times
STEAM PUMP HAS GOOD YEAR
12th May 1910
Two-thirds of the Business Was Done in Last Half of the Period --- President Benjamin Guggenheim of the International Steam Pump Company in his annual report to the stockholders says that abou...
STANDING ROOM ONLY FOR OCEAN LINER AUCTION
Swann Galleries
STANDING ROOM ONLY FOR OCEAN LINER AUCTION
15th March 2010
New York—It was standing room only at Swann Galleries on March 4 for the two-part sale of The Christopher Bou Collec...
 
THE ROAST BEEF OF OLD ENGLAND

Word and Music by Leveridge The Roast Beef of Old England was the tune played by the Bugler, P.W. Fletcher, to call first class passengers to meals. ...
MARY BOURKE - SCHOOL REGISTER ENTRY
 
MARY BOURKE - SCHOOL REGISTER ENTRY
29th May 1879
Mary Bourke attended Rathkell School in the Parish of Addergoole. She was one of fourteen people from the parish who boarded RMS Titanic in Steerage...
The Times
THE TITANIC BAND MEMORIAL CONCERT
25th May 1912
THE TITANIC BAND MEMORIAL CONCERT Under the auspices of the Orchestral Association a concert was given yesterday at the Albert Hall in honour of the musicians who peris...
JOHN BOURKE - SCHOOL REGISTER ENTRY
 
JOHN BOURKE - SCHOOL REGISTER ENTRY
24th September 1878
John Bourke attended Rathkell School in Addergoole Parish. He was one of fourteen people from the parish who boarded RMS Titanic in Steerage...
The Times
OTHER STATEMENTS BY SURVIVORS
20th April 1912
NEW YORK APRIL 19 The following further statements have been made by survivors:- Mr A.H.Barkworth, of Tranby House, East Yorkshire, sai...
New York Times
MARY C. WELLMAN DIES AT 80; WAS A SURVIVOR OF THE TITANIC
26th November 1975
TOPSFIELD, Mass., Nov. 25 (AP)---Mary C. Wellman, a survivor of the liner Titanic, died Sunday at her home. She was 80 years old. When Mrs. Wellamn was 16 and studying in Paris, her father booked passage for her and her mother on the ...
 
INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS
17th November 1911
Norman Harrison (1873-1912) AMIMechE Elected: Associate Member of the Inst...
The Times
ALEXANDER CARLISLE OBITUARY
6th March 1926
ALEXANDER CARLISLE  The Right Hon Alexander Montgomery Carlisle, who died yesterday in London at the age of 71, was a ...
 
1976 LETTER FROM MRS. SNYDER ABOUT HER EXPERIENCE ON TITANIC

Dennis Foley
By letter postmarked 11/22/76, Mrs. Rawley Miller (Mrs. Snyder's daughter) was so wonderful as to send me the following typewritten letter, signed by Mrs. Snyder, with a handwritten note from Mrs. Miller. ...
BBC
LUSITANIA REMEMBERED AT MERSEYSIDE MARITIME MUSEUM
7th May 2011
A memorial service to mark the 96th anniversary of the sinking of the Liverpool liner, Lusitania, has taken place at Merseyside Maritime Museum. A German submarine torpedo sank the Cunard vessel off Kinsale, Ireland, on 7 May 1915, killing 1,200 people....
External Site
The Times
LORD PIRRIE - DOMINANT FIGURE IN SHIPBUILDING
9th June 1924
PEACE AND WAR SERVICES ...
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC BY WILLIAM BALTZELL
 
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC BY WILLIAM BALTZELL
1912
William Baltzell
A Descriptive Composition for Piano Solo By William Baltzell Published 1912 by Aubrey Stauffer & Co., Chicago, USA Listen to this Piece [Midi]...
TITANIC FASHION, AN EDWARDIAN MAKEOVER
Titanic Stories
TITANIC FASHION, AN EDWARDIAN MAKEOVER
26th August 2011
Titanic Stories
For first class passengers on board Titanic, status was everything....
LOLA STERN : WILLIAM GREENFIELDS MOTHER IN LAW
 
LOLA STERN : WILLIAM GREENFIELDS MOTHER IN LAW

Lola Stern was born in Belgium c. 1878 to the largest diamond distributors in the world at the time. She married William Greenfields father-inlaw after his wife died - shortly after the ...
IN MEMORY OF THE TITANIC CATASTROPHE
 
IN MEMORY OF THE TITANIC CATASTROPHE
1912
Henry Tiedemann
Grand Memorial Fantasie Words and Music by Henry Tiedemann Published 1912 by the Southern Music Company, Dallas, Texas Listen to this Piece...
MY SWEETHEART WENT DOWN WITH THE SHIP
 
MY SWEETHEART WENT DOWN WITH THE SHIP
1912
Words by Roger Lewis Music by F. Henri Klickmann Published 1912 by Frank K. Root & Co. Chicago and New York, USA [Midi / Recording]...
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC BY JEANETTE FORREST
 
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC BY JEANETTE FORREST
1912
Jeanette Forrest
A Descriptive Piano Composition Word and Music by Jeanette Forrest Published 1912 by Frank K. Root & Co. Chicago : New York Listen to this Piece [...
 
RADIOS FROM NOTABLE PASSENGERS
1926
Charles Spedding
"The next day, which was Sunday, we passed the Titanic, receiving many friendly radios from our friends on board. Personally, I exchanged messages with Mr. Isadore Strauss ( sp ) and Mr. John Jacob Astor. Captain Barr received a wirele...
JUST AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN - A SONG OF THE SEA
 
JUST AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN - A SONG OF THE SEA
1912
1912 Titanic Song by Edith Maida Lessing, sheet music and recording....
 
GEORGE PELHAM FAMILY RESEARCH

Marion James
George Pelham (Titanic survivor) 28yrs old born Bethnal Green Occupation Potman Wife ...
 
E. J. SMITH, COPTIC AGROUND AND RIO---TWO OUT OF THREE AIN'T BAD?

Mark Baber
E. J. Smith, Coptic Aground and Rio---Two out of three ain’t bad? There are several standard White Star history volumes which associate E. J. Smith, co...
THE BAND PLAYED NEARER MY GOD TO THEE AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN
 
THE BAND PLAYED NEARER MY GOD TO THEE AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN
1912
In Memory of the Heroes of the Ill-Fated Titanic Words by Mark Bean Music by Harold Jones Published 1912 by Joe Morris Music Co., ...
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 ...
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...
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:...
Inverness Courier
THE ESCAPE OF THE TITANIC
16th April 1912
There will be widespread relief that we have not today to chronicle what would probably have been the greatest ocean disaster in history. ...
 
REMINISCENCES OF TRANSATLANTIC TRAVELLERS
1926
Charles Spedding
There are a great many fallacies in connection with the loss of the Titanic, the chief one being that she was trying to break the record. As a matter of fact, she had not averaged twenty-one knots up to the time she struck, three knots le...
TITANICA EXHIBITION - THE ULSTER FOLK & TRANSPORT, NORTHERN IRELAND
Titanic Stories
TITANICA EXHIBITION - THE ULSTER FOLK & TRANSPORT, NORTHERN IRELAND

The Ulster Folk & Transport Museum is launching TITANICa: The Exhibition and TITANICa: The People’s Story to mark the centenary of Titanic’s launch on the 31st May, running until 31 August 2011....
 
LIFEBOAT SPECIFICATIONS

The design of Titanic's lifeboats was supervised by Chief Ships Draughtsman Roderick Chisholm and the bopats were constructed at the Harland and Wo...
 
LETTER FROM F.D. MILLET AND THE NEW BEDFORD LIBRARY
6th February 1912
John Lamoreau
A letter written by F.D. Millet shortly before he left on a trip to Rome early in 1912. In the letter he discusses his plans for painting murals for the New Bedford Public Library in Massachusetts that was being remodeled. In the letter he mention...
LE CHICAGO A RAMENé HIER AU HAVRE DES SURVIVANTS DU TITANIC
Excelsior
LE CHICAGO A RAMENé HIER AU HAVRE DES SURVIVANTS DU TITANIC
2nd May 1912
Mme Laroche, survivante du terrible naufrage du Titanic, est arrivée, hier, au Havre, à bord du Chicago. Elle était sur le paquebot géant au moment de la catastrophe, ainsi que son mari, qui, malheureusement, disparu...
 
GOODWIN FAMILY UPDATED BIOGRAPHIES

Goodwin, Mr. Charles Frederick. (40). Missing. Watson's Court, High Street, Melksham, Wiltshire. Ticket number CA2144 cost £46 18s 0d. There is a memorial to the whole famil...
ARTEMIS OF VERSAILLES
 
ARTEMIS OF VERSAILLES

The Artemis of Versailles, a small copy of the classical statue, lay on the mantle piece above the fireplace in the Titanic's first class lounge. The statue was one of the artefacts photographed when Dr Robert Ballard and ...
 
BIRTH RECORD OF JOSEPH BENEDIKT PERUSCHITZ

Joseph Benedikt Peruschitz Transcription and translation of Entry in Parish Register: St. Laurentius, Dingharting ...
The Gazette (Montreal)
LAURENTIC IS HERE
8th May 1909
The Gazette, Montreal, 8 May 1909 Maiden Voyage Upholds the Satisfactory Results Achieved on Trial Trip --- AN EPOCH IN SHIPPING --- P...
 
MACKIE FAMILY INFORMATION

The birth of George William Mackie was registered at Lambeth, London in the 1st quarter of 1878. He was the son of William and Mary Mackie. George married Mary Broomfield, the daughter of James and Martha Broomfield. James was a Devon dairy far...
Chicago Tribune
SKIPPER PREDICTS FATE OF TITANIC
18th April 1912
SKIPPER PREDICTS FATE OF TITANIC Wreck of Liner Fulfills Prophecy Made by a Veteran Steamship Captain ...
New York Times
ORIGIN OF NAMES OF HOTELS HERE
9th March 1930
Named for Interested Families or After Well-Known European Hostelries --- ST. REGIS CALLED FOR LAKE --- Suggested to the Late John Jacob Astor by Mrs. Theodore Douglas Robinson --- So numerous are the hotels of New Yo...
The London Gazette
LEGAL NOTICE OF THE RETIREMENT OF THOMAS ISMAY
8th January 1892
The London Gazette, Issue 26243, 8 January 1892.  NOTICE is hereby given, that the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned, Thomas Henry Ismay, William Imrie, William Samuel Graves,...
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...
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. ...
HORNBY - TUG THAT ASSISTED TITANIC AT BELFAST
Voyage
HORNBY - TUG THAT ASSISTED TITANIC AT BELFAST
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 Fun...
ICE ON DECK
Titanica!
ICE ON DECK
12th February 2002
Henning Pfeifer
Further analysis of the iceberg impact....
THE OLYMPIC CLASS SHIPS: OLYMPIC, TITANIC, BRITANNIC
Titanic Review
THE OLYMPIC CLASS SHIPS: OLYMPIC, TITANIC, BRITANNIC
6th December 2004
Michael Tennaro
In this new book, Chirnside has done the triplets proud, with a thoroughly researched history of each of these vessels. ...
New York Times
TV: LAST HOURS OF TITANIC
29th March 1956
Review...
 
NEAR TRAGEDY ON THE SEAS FOR STRAUS FAMILY
1926
Charles Spedding
The following year both Captain Barr and myself were transferred to the Caronia for a voyage down to Alexandria from New York.  Mr. and Mrs. Isadore Strauss ( sp ) were on board, and occupying one of the suites on the upper deck. ...
Chicago Tribune
OAK PARK WOMAN TITANIC SURVIVOR
21st April 1912
LETTER SENT BY TITANIC SURVIVOR WHILE ABOARD THE CARPATHIA SENT TO SISTER IN OAK PARK A letter written on board the Carpathi...
Titanica!
TITANIC : TIME ALTERED
2nd June 2010
David G. Brown
Nothing is more confusing about Titanic than understanding the time at which events took place....
 
LETTER HOME BY TITANIC SURVIVOR ERNST PERSSON

I can't find words to describe how dreadful everything was......
 
ON THE RESURRECTION MORNING

The Hymn "On the Resurrection Morning" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. The words were written by Sabine Baring-Gould (1834-1924) and the music "Resurrection Morn" by Ira David Sanke...
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...
ISMAY YACHT TORPEDOED!
Daily Telegraph
ISMAY YACHT TORPEDOED!
1908
(Photo: HM Torpedo Boat Hunter) Action against a Naval Officer The hearing was begun on Saturday before His Honour Judge Percy Gye and a jury, at the Isle of Wight County Court, of an action broug...
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....
 
THE MOTIVES OF HEROISM
15th February 2008
Jason Lewis
Heroes are iconic in past and present societies....
 
LAST CONTACT WITH TITANIC?

Pete Morrall
Was Jack Mew the last man to have contact with Titanic before she left Southampton?...
 
PRONUNCIATION OF "ROTHES"

DEBRETT’S PEERAGE, 1915   ROTHES, EARL OF (Leslie) [Title pronounced “Roth-ez.”]   Norman Evelyn Leslie, 19th Earl and a Represen...
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
ALEXANDRA TOWING CO. : 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 o...
 
BIOGRAPHY - FROM INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERS MAGAZINE 1912
1912
THE Commander of the Titanic Captain Edward J. Smith, Royal Naval Reserve, (widely know as E.J. by all passengers and crew) was very well known and was one of the most popular masters in the Atlantic service. He was in command of the Olympic, and her...
 
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC SOUND RECORDING
1927
The Titanic was a common subject for folk and blues singers in the 1920s and '30s. Artistes such as Leadbelly, Woody Guthrie, Ernest V. Stoneham and Vernon Dalhart all recorded Titanic numbers. Most had a common theme and deri...
A LINER TO ECLIPSE THE OLYMPIC
Weekly Irish Times
A LINER TO ECLIPSE THE OLYMPIC
21st September 1912
A New Leviathan The new Atlantic liner which Messrs Harland and Wolff Limited are building for the White Star Line will eclipse in size and tonnage the Olympic and the ill-fated Titanic. The new vessel will be called the Britannic in ...
Outlook
THE RACE FOR OCEAN SUPREMACY
24th June 1911
Earl Mayo
A little more than ten years ago I crossed the Atlantic on the first trip of what was then the largest ocean liner in the world. A distinguished ship-builder who made the voyage at the same time expressed the opinion that this steamship marked the...
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, rescued t...
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...
THE ICEBERG —- RESURFACED?
Titanica!
THE ICEBERG —- RESURFACED?
9th July 2001
Henning Pfeifer
Icebergs photographed after the sinking bear the hallmarks of a collision....
 
OUR GOD, OUR HELP IN AGES PAST

(O God, Our Help in Ages Past) The Hymn "Our God, our help in ages past" was recalled by Colonel Archibald Gracie, as the last to be sung at the morning service, presided over by Ca...
 
NOW THE DAY IS OVER

The Hymn "Now the Day is Over" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. Sabine Baring-Gould (1825-1878) wrote the lyrics, in 1865, and the tune “Merrial” was composed by Sir Joseph Barnby (1838-1896)...
New York Times
CARLISLE, DESIGNER OF TITANIC, IS DEAD
6th March 1926
Member of Privy Council and Noted Engineer Stricken at 72 --- DISASTER BROKE HIS HEART --- Recently Visited Old Friend, Ex-Kaiser---Wanted “Merry Widow Waltz” Played at Funeral --- ...
The Poverty Bay Herald
FORTY YEARS AT SEA
27th July 1907
The captain of the gigantic new White Star liner Adriatic, interviewed on the first visit of the vessel to New York, said that forty years' experience at sea, from small sailing ship to the last word in shipbuilding, had not robbed him of h...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE CARONIA
1926
Charles Spedding
At 10:30 that night we received a message from the Titanic to say that she had struck an iceberg. She would then be about two hundred and forty miles away. We established communication with the German steamer Breslau, about fo...
 
CONFUSION OVER A NAME: YROIS OR YVOIS

John Lamoreau
Almost since the Titanic sank there has been confusion over the name of a second class passenger. What we know for positive was that her first name was Henriette. She was traveling with film maker William Harbeck. They both lost t...
Voyage
BLUE JACKET

(Owner: P. Kavanagh) Departed St. John’s, Newfoundland 12 March 1912 with a capacity 86 ton cargo of codfish for Oporto, Portugal. Encountering high winds, heavy seas and ice, she had to put into another Newfoundland port for s...
New York Times
25 DEAD, 100 HURT IN BIG EXPLOSION AT CEDAR RAPIDS
23rd May 1919
Fire Follows, Causing $1,500,000 Damage to the Douglas Starch Works --- SCORES ARE STILL MISSING --- Company of Soldiers Hold Back Relatives of Workers and Assist Rescuers --- CAUSE REMAINS UNKNOWN --- Windo...
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.,...
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 Railway...
 
THERE IS A GREEN HILL FAR AWAY

The Hymn "There is a Green Hill Far Away" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. The words were written by Cecil Frances Humphreys Alexander (1818-1895), in 1848, for the collection...
British Inquiry
BRITISH TITANIC INQUIRY TESTIMONY OF WALTER WYNN, QUARTERMASTER
20th May 1912
Examined by Mr. BUTLER ASPINALL. 13315. Were you serving as Quartermaster on the "Titanic" at the time of this accident? - I was. 13316. And I believe you were saved in boat 9, were you not?...
 
ACCOUNT BY MARSHALL DREW

'When the 'Titanic' struck the iceberg at 11.40 pm, I was in bed. However, for whatever reason I was awake and remember the jolt and cessation of motion. A steward knocked on the stateroom door and directed us to get dressed, put on life preservers a...
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....
 
ETERNAL FATHER, STRONG TO SAVE

The Hymn "Eternal Father, Strong to Save" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. William Whiting (1825-1878) wrote the lyrics, in 1860, as a poem for a student about to sail for America. T...
MYSTERY SHIP MADE SIMPLE
Titanica!
MYSTERY SHIP MADE SIMPLE
17th February 2004
Senan Molony
Case-closed on the Californian?...
 
LETTER TO HIS OLD FRIEND ALFRED PARSONS
11th April 1912
''On board R.M.S. Titanic April 11, 1912. Dear Alfred I got yours this morning and was glad to hear from you. I thought I told you my ship was the Titanic. She has everything but taxicabs and theatres., Table D' Hote, Restau...
Titanica!
TITANIC: FREEBOARD CONTACT WITH THE BERG
14th December 2014
Eugene Nesmeyanov
Shedding new light on how the collision with the iceberg occurred...
THE TITANIC'S DISASTER : DER NASER KEIVER
 
THE TITANIC'S DISASTER : DER NASER KEIVER
1912
Words (in Yiddish) by S. Small Music by Henry A. Rusotto Listen to this Piece [...
New York Times
NOW ABRAHAM & STRAUS
2nd April 1893
BIG CHANGE IN A BIG STORE WHICH ALL BROOKLYN KNOWS --- One of the most interesting business changes of the year went into effect yesterday, when the retail dry goods firm of Wechsler & Abraham became the firm of Abraham & Straus, the ne...
UNE RESCAPéE DU TITANIC
Le Matin
UNE RESCAPéE DU TITANIC
3rd May 1912
Chez Mme Laroche Dans une petite demueure de Villejuif, une jeune femme en deuil nous reçut hier. Bloties contre elle, deux fillettes, habillées de noir, elles aussi, lui pressaient les mains. C'était Mme Laroche, r...
 
CHINESE SAILORS ON THE TITANIC

Eight sailors from Hong Kong, boarded the Titanic together at Southampton......
LEADBELLY : THE TITANIC
 
LEADBELLY : THE TITANIC
15th October 1948
Huddie Ledbetter - Leadbelly
Blues singer/songwriter Huddie Ledbetter, better known as Leadbelly, was born in Mooringsport, Louisiana in 1885. Leadbelly remarked in th...
TRAFFIC
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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...
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 ...
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...
LETTER FROM TITANIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEER WILLIAM KELLY TO HIS MOTHER
 
LETTER FROM TITANIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEER WILLIAM KELLY TO HIS MOTHER
10th December 1912
Kelly tells his mother what he thinks of Southampton and some of the Titanic's passengers....
Torquay Directory
MAN WITH TWO NAMES : TORQUAY PENSIONER AND HIS SAILOR SON
23rd April 1913
Claim For Loss on the “Titanic” At Torquay County Court on Saturday Judge Lush-Wilson arbitrated in an action under the Workman’s Compensation Act by George Barnhouse, of Stentiford’s Hill, T...
THE TITANIC AND THE INDIFFERENT STRANGER
Titanic Review
THE TITANIC AND THE INDIFFERENT STRANGER
24th July 2009
Paul Rogers
The scandal of a ship, within sight of the sinking Titanic that did nothing to help. Rockets were seen and ignored...but was the Captain guilty of mass murder? Did 1500 people needlessly die?...
 
NEARER MY GOD TO THEE

The Hymn Nearer My God to Thee has often been suggested as the last tune played by the Musicians on the Titanic. There are different versions of the hymn, all are set to verses, written in 1841, by the English poet Sara...
George Jacub
AN EXPERIMENT UNVEILS THE TIMING OF THE AFT PORT BOATS
15th July 2011
I didn't know whether to cheer or to cringe. Having completed my research into the timing of the first lifeboats to leave the sinking Titanic, plus the last boats and half...
TITANIC AS METAPHOR
Titanica!
TITANIC AS METAPHOR
20th March 2005
Monica Hall
WORLD'S LARGEST METAPHOR HITS ICEBERG . . . . So runs a spoof headline in The Onion's book Our ...
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 ...
The Times
THE FINDING OF A TITANIC LIFE RAFT
30th May 1912
BODIES RECOVERED BY THE OCEANIC A letter has been received in Birmingham from Mr Harry C.Church, of Moseley, who was on board the Oceanic on May 16, in which he describes the finding of one ...
Daily Post and Mercury
TITANIC VICTIM'S FUNERAL
15th May 1912
LATE MR. A. ROWE'S BODY INTERRED IN LIVERPOOL   Sorrowful scenes were witnessed at Smithdown road Cemetery, yesterday afternoon, when there were interred the remains of Mr. Alfred Rowe, a first class passenger who went d...
 
LEAD KINDLY LIGHT

The Hymn "Lead Kindly Light" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. Verses 1-3 were written in 1833 by John Henry Newman (1801-1890). While traveling in Italy as a young priest...
DUKE OF ALBANY
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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...
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...
United States Senate Hearings
IMANITA SHELLEY AFFADAVIT
15th May 1912
Enclosed herewith find sworn statement of Imanita Shelley (Mrs. William Shelley) in regard to the Titanic disaster. ...
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?...
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… ...
Worcester Telegram
WALTER PORTER AMONG THOSE ON TITANIC
16th April 1912
Miss. Carrie Endres Sister of Worcester Man Also on Board Lost Liner When The Telegram informed Mrs. Albert J. Gifford, 9 King street last night that the 318(?) saloon passengers on the wrecked Titanic had been reported saved and would...
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...
New York Times
P. A. B. WIDENER HOME; SUBPOENAED AT PIER
10th July 1908
His Famous $500,000 Van Dykes Sent on Six Weeks Ago to Lynwood Hall --- SERVED IN TRACTION SUIT --- Dr. Holland Decorated by Kaiser and Fallieres for Gifts of Carnegie Casts of Diplodocus --- Afte...
ON A SEA OF GLASS : THE LIFE & LOSS OF THE RMS TITANIC
Titanic Review
ON A SEA OF GLASS : THE LIFE & LOSS OF THE RMS TITANIC
15th March 2012
Mike Poirier
On a Sea of Glass is a comprehensive book for those interested in every aspect of the lost liner....
BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
Titanica!
BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
28th December 2006
Senan Molony
Birma from a contemporary postcard (Courtesy of Senan...
The Sydney Morning Herald
INTERCOLONIAL LAWN TENNIS TOURNAMENT (#5)
7th May 1885
Yesterday proceedings in the tournament at the Association Ground, Moore Park, were considerably interfered with by the weather, which was threatening in the morning, a...
 
MRS ADA E BALL (BALLS) NEE HALL

Marion James
Mrs Ada E BALL (BALLS) nee HALL Ada E HALL married Martin...
Le Patriote Républicain de la Savoie
A GREAT BRITISH JOURNALIST
28th April 1912
LE PATRIOTE REPUBLICAIN DE LA SAVOIE Sunday 28 April 1912 A GREAT BRITISH JOURNALIST Amongst « Titanic »’s missing passengers, says Le Cri de Paris, one of those whose death will be most regretted will be W.-T. Stea...
Atlantic City Daily Press
LITTLE DISORDER ON TITANIC
20th April 1912
E. Z. Taylor, of London, Gives Graphic Story of Shipwreck and Rescue ---------- E. Z. Taylor, of Philadelphia and London, and stockholder in the American Mono- Service Co., told his story of the disaster and rescue in a cal...
RUSSIANS TO THE RESCUE –- ICEFIELD DESCRIBED
Daily Telegraph
RUSSIANS TO THE RESCUE –- ICEFIELD DESCRIBED
25th April 1912
Charles E. Walters
SS. Birma (off Dover), Monday, April 22. We left New York in the Birma, of the Russian East Asiatic Com­pany, on Thursday afternoon, the 11th inst., bound for Rotterdam and Libau (Russia), in s...
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......
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....
New York Times
THE TEUTONIC LAUNCHED
20th January 1889
A WHITE STAR STEAMER THAT IS EXPECTED TO BEAT ALL RECORDS --- BELFAST, Jan. 19---The new White Star steamer Teutonic was launched this morning from the Queens Island yard. The companion ship, Majestic, of ...
Worcester Telegram
W.C.PORTERS LETTERS TO WIFE AND PARTNER
17th April 1912
W.C.Porters Letters to Wife and Partner Tells of Pleasant and Successful Trip and of His Anxiety to Hurry Home on the Titanic "I have had a fine trip, enjoyed every minute of it, and have found business prospects ...
ROYAL STANDARD
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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...
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 sta...
The Living Age
THE FLOATING ISLANDS
18th February 1911
Today, a floating city; tomorrow, a floating island. No other word is spacious enough for the gigantic ships now coming into existence. Next midsummer the largest ship in the World will be ploughing the Atlantic under the flag of th...
 
THE STRANGE MYSTERIES OF MOVIE MAKER WILLIAM HARBECK

John Lamoreau
William Harbeck was one of the very first moving picture film makers. In 1911 his film of southern Alaska became the center of a major story. American railroad tycoon J P Morgan and Meyer Guggenheim bought up claims for large tracts of land in Alaska...
DEFENDING ERNEST GILL
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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 fo...
 
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE TITANIC
8th December 2005
Dimensions and Statistics: • Length - 882 feet 6 inches. • Beam - 92 feet 6 inches. • Draft - 34 feet 6 inches. • Height - 175 feet from keel to stack (the boat deck was 60 feet above the waterline)....
The Times
ON BOARD THE CARPATHIA
20th April 1912
HOW THE PASSENGERS WERE RECEIVED A passenger on board the Carpathia made the following statement:- I was awakened at 12.30 in the morning by a commotion on the decks which seemed unus...
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.” ...
A CAPTAIN'S CAREER
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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 all ...
The Toronto Daily Star
MAJOR'S DAUGHTER REMINDS HIM THAT IT'S HIS BIRTHDAY
19th April 1912
Jessie Peuchen Listened to Father's Graphic Story, Then Wished Him Many Returns HOW THE MAJOR TOLD HIS ENTRALLING TALE ...
TITANIC : TRIUMPH AND TRAGEDY
Titanic Review
TITANIC : TRIUMPH AND TRAGEDY
8th December 2011
Senan Molony
The third edition of the seminal reference book on the Titanic...
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...
The Evening Post
THE SAD “MIGHT HAVE BEENS”
19th April 1912
Out of the fragmentary and disjointed reports of the survivors of the Titanic tragedy loom the big facts that compel the action on which congress has promptly engaged not only for thorough investigation of the affair but for formulatio...
CARPATHIA AND THE TITANIC: RESCUE AT SEA
Titanic Review
CARPATHIA AND THE TITANIC: RESCUE AT SEA
23rd May 2012
Mike Poirier
Michael Poirier reviews one of the few books to focus on the Titanic's rescue ship, the RMS Carpathia....
 
KATE PHILLIPS' DAUGHTER'S STORY (CONCEIVED ON TITANIC CLAIM)

Submitted by Senan Molony...
A TRAGIC FRIENDSHIP
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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....
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&nbs...
NO LIGHT ON THE MYSTERY HIDING THE IDENTITY OF TWO WAIFS OF THE SEA
Evening World
NO LIGHT ON THE MYSTERY HIDING THE IDENTITY OF TWO WAIFS OF THE SEA
22nd April 1912
Nicola Greeley-Smith
French Children Merely Answer Oui and Contentedly Play With Little Boats...
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...
Chicago Tribune
PHOTOGRAPHS ICE THAT SUNK LINER
18th April 1912
PHOTOGRAPHS ICE THAT SUNK LINER _____________ Arthur Tree Brings Pictures of Giant Floes in Which Titanic Met Doom...
THE 'OLYMPIC' CLASS SHIPS: OLYMPIC, TITANIC, BRITANNIC (REVISED EDITION)
Titanic Review
THE 'OLYMPIC' CLASS SHIPS: OLYMPIC, TITANIC, BRITANNIC (REVISED EDITION)
3rd January 2012
Art Braunschweiger
Review of Mark Chirnside's ‘Olympic’ Class Ships: Olympic – Titanic – Britannic...
The Sun (New York)
SMITH THOUGHT HIS SHIP UNSINKABLE
16th April 1912
Titanic's Skipper Was Never in an Accident on High Seas Before This One --- LOVED OCEAN LIKE A BOY --- Grew Up With White Star Line and Had Its Confidence---Junior Officers on Board --- ...
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....
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....
GIANT SHIPS SOON TO JOIN THE ATLANTIC FLEET
New York Times
GIANT SHIPS SOON TO JOIN THE ATLANTIC FLEET
12th December 1909
Olympic and Titanic, Carrying 5,000 People---12,000 Tons Heavier, 50 Feet Longer Than Any Ship Afloat VISITORS to the commercial capital of Ireland by way of the Victoria Channel through Belfast Lough for the first time ca...
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...
PITMAN'S OWN PRIVATE ICEBERG
Titanica!
PITMAN'S OWN PRIVATE ICEBERG
19th July 2004
Senan Molony
...
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....
LOADED AND THE TRAMP
Titanica!
LOADED AND THE TRAMP
15th June 2006
Senan Molony
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EXCUSE SENDING ... AM HALF ASLEEP
Titanica!
EXCUSE SENDING ... AM HALF ASLEEP
17th March 2002
Jemma Hyder
The experience of Carpathia Wireless Operator Harold Cottam...
Highland Times
THE OCEAN TRAGEDY
18th April 1912
ow is it that the Titanic, which with its patent watertight compartments was supposed to be unsinkable, went down in the short space of four hours: and how, if she remained afloat even for that short ...
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....
New York Times
BUYER FINDS TRADE IN GERMANY STIFLED
23rd April 1915
E. P. Calderhead Say Factories There Are Crippled Because They Lack Materials --- ALL PRICES HAVE ADVANCED --- Berlin Streets, Cafes, and Hotels Deserted---Factory Workers in France Are Men Over 70 --- A repo...
UNIQUE TITANIC LETTER FROM DAY OF COLLISION TO BE SOLD
Titanic News
UNIQUE TITANIC LETTER FROM DAY OF COLLISION TO BE SOLD
31st March 2014
A letter written by a Titanic survivor on board the Titanic on the day of the collision is to be auctioned......
THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER
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THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER
5th May 2008
Mark Chirnside
...
HOW TO SURVIVE THE TITANIC. OR THE SINKING OF J. BRUCE ISMAY
Titanic Review
HOW TO SURVIVE THE TITANIC. OR THE SINKING OF J. BRUCE ISMAY
11th August 2011
Senan Molony
Ismay as Ecce Homo...
New York Times
WOMEN WORK HARD FOR RESCUED FOLK
21st April 1912
Kept Busy Helping Survivors on to Their Destinations in Comfort --- FORTY LEAVE ST. VINCENT'S --- Individuals, as Well as Organized Committee, Give Much-Needed Personal Aid --- The task that was shouldered by...
WHITE STAR LINE OFFICER'S UNIFORM CIRCA 1912
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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 ...
JOHN EDWARD HART: DUBIOUS HERO
Titanica!
JOHN EDWARD HART: DUBIOUS HERO
26th January 2001
David Gleicher
Was Hart really a hero?...
AN ACCOUNT OF THE TITANIC DISASTER BY A SURVIVOR
The Sphere
AN ACCOUNT OF THE TITANIC DISASTER BY A SURVIVOR
1912
Joseph Scarrott
"The night of April 14, 1912, will never be forgotten. It was a beautiful starlight night, no wind, and the sea was as calm as a lake, but the air was very cold." "Everybody was in good spirits and everything throughout the ship ...
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 gi...
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...
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....
Philadelphia Inquirer
PARISIAN'S WIRELESS EXPERT OFF DUTY WHEN TITANIC STRUCK BERG
19th April 1912
But for This It Is Believed the Stricken Giant's Cries for Help Would Have Been Heard in Time to Save All --------- HALIFAX, N. S., April 18.--With two expeditions on the way to search for Titani...
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....
Binghamton Press
MRS. CASSEBEER ACCOUNT
29th April 1912
Mrs. Henry Arthur Casebeer, Jr., of New York City, who is one of the survivors of the ill-fated Titanic, was in Binghamton this morning visiting her mother, Mrs. L.V. Fosdick at the House of the Good Shepherd and to a representative of the Bingham...
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 ...
R.M.S. TITANIC: UNIQUE ORIGINAL PLAN USED THROUGHOUT THE BRITISH TITANIC ENQUIRY.
 
R.M.S. TITANIC: UNIQUE ORIGINAL PLAN USED THROUGHOUT THE BRITISH TITANIC ENQUIRY.

A large scales plan of the Titanic used during the Titanic enquiry is offered for sale......
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 ...
TITANIC IN PHOTOGRAPHS
Titanic Review
TITANIC IN PHOTOGRAPHS
21st December 2011
Paul Rogers
Paul Rogers reviews a magnificent new volume of Titanic images....
REPORT INTO THE LOSS OF THE SS TITANIC  -  A CENTENNIAL REAPPRAISAL
Titanic Review
REPORT INTO THE LOSS OF THE SS TITANIC - A CENTENNIAL REAPPRAISAL
7th December 2011
Monica Hall
A remarkable team of experts shine fresh and detailed light on a century old drama....
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....
THE OTHER SIDE OF THE NIGHT
Titanic Review
THE OTHER SIDE OF THE NIGHT
16th June 2009
Paul Rogers
Paul Rogers reviews a new book exploring the mystery of the "Californian Incident"...
RMS OLYMPIC BY BRIAN HAWLEY
Titanic Review
RMS OLYMPIC BY BRIAN HAWLEY
5th September 2012
Mike Poirier and Stuart Kelly
Mike Poirier and Stuart Kelly review Brian Hawley's book on Titanic's sister ship RMS Olympic...
 
MY MAIDEN VOYAGE
1926
Roberta Maioni
When I say that I am a survivor of the Titanic you will know at once that my story is to be one of great tragedy, for even after fourteen years, the name of that ill-fated vessel brings a shudder of horror to those who remember it's wr...
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......
ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE
Titanica!
ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE
12th February 2002
A Perspective on the Life of Dr. Washington Dodge...
TITANIC'S PRIME MOVER
Titanica!
TITANIC'S PRIME MOVER
9th July 2007
Samuel Halpern
An Examination of Propulsion and Power...
Encyclopaedia of Ships and Shipping (1908)
HARLAND AND WOLFF, LTD.
1908
Harland and Wolff, Ltd., Belfast. Shipbuilding in Belfast as a progressive industry is of comparatively recent growth, and yet there is probably no commertial [sic] centre more prominently identified with the trade to-day than th...
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...
NIGHT AND A TITAN
Titanica!
NIGHT AND A TITAN
10th August 2011
Senan Molony
What did Titanic look like at night?...
MAGGIE MADIGAN - AN IRISH IMMIGRANT'S DREAMS UNFULFILLED
Voyage
MAGGIE MADIGAN - AN IRISH IMMIGRANT'S DREAMS UNFULFILLED
1st January 2005
Robert L. Bracken
...
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....
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...
Titanic Review
NEW TITANIC BOOKS FOCUS ON CANADIAN CONNECTIONS
10th May 2012
Michael Poirier
The 100th anniversary has given us two books on Titanic's Canadian connections......
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 d...
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...
 
THE TITANIC

Frank Blackmarr
The story of the most awful shipwreck of modern times may not be a pleasant subject for either the relator or the hearers but there is an interest in the details of the loss of the Titanic which warrents me in telling the story. And having been on...
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’...
THE MESABA FILE
Titanica!
THE MESABA FILE
9th September 2015
Jim Currie
US and British Titanic inquiry reports were manipulated for political reasons......
THE ILLEGITIMATE DAUGHTER OF ARCHIBALD BUTT
Titanica!
THE ILLEGITIMATE DAUGHTER OF ARCHIBALD BUTT
28th January 2001
Phillip Gowan
Does documentary evidence support the sensational claim of Dorothy Eells?...
 
AN ECHO OF A PAST TRAGEDY
April 1912
The Diary of Frederick Hamilton (Cable Engineer: MacKay Bennett) The White Star Line, owners of the SS Titanic chatered two cable-laying steamers Mackay-Bennett and Minia to locate and identify bodies, including. Two...
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." - Titanic's 5t...
TITANIC : THE SHIP MAGNIFICENT
Titanic Review
TITANIC : THE SHIP MAGNIFICENT
3rd April 2008
Dave Gittins
Dave Gittins reviews Titanic: The Ship Magnificent, the ambitious two-volume edition that describes the achievement that was "Titanic" in detail as never before. ...
TITANIC'S TIME ENIGMAS
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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 T...
A BIRTHPLACE REBORN : THE TITANIC QUARTER
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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...
Portland Oregonian
PORTLAND WOMAN DESCRIBES WRECK
27th April 1912
Mrs. Frank M. Warren Tells in Detail, "the Story of the Titanic." BOAT'S TERRIFIC SPEED Experiences, Before and After Vessel Went Down, Told in Interesting Manner -- Sho...
SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND
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SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND
15th February 2006
Robert L. Bracken
Charles Leonard Kirkl...
ON TITANIC'S BRIDGE
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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 ...
DEFENDING FLEET AND LEE
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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...
LAWRENCE BEESLEY AND MACPHAIRSON CLONGLOCKETTY ANGUS
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LAWRENCE BEESLEY AND MACPHAIRSON CLONGLOCKETTY ANGUS
27th January 2001
Pat Cook
A progress report on the long awaited Annotated Beesley....
Worcester Telegram
WORCESTER THEATER CONCERT NETS $800
6th May 1912
Fund For the Benefit of Mrs. Charles O. Asplund and Her Two Children Is Swelled to More Than $1900 More than 1000 persons attended the concert in Worcester theater last night from 8 o'clock until almost 11, for the benefit of Mrs. Char...
Portland Oregonian
MRS. FRANK WARREN DESCRIBES THE TRAGEDY TO THE OREGONIAN
27th April 1912
John Lamoreau
Frank and Anna Warren were the only first class couple from Oregon on the Titanic. Mrs. Warren, who was 60 years of age at the time of the sinking, reported in great detail the horrific events of the tragedy. Her account was published in Orego...
The Times
SURVIVORS OF THE CREW AT PLYMOUTH
29th April 1912
DETENTION FOR THE TAKING OF EVIDENCE A strange welcome awaited the surviving members of the crew of the Titanic on their arrival at Plymouth today. Instead of a popular demonstration of sympathy and b...
CAMERON'S TITANIC FIFTEEN YEARS ON: A CRITICAL RE-APPRAISAL
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CAMERON'S TITANIC FIFTEEN YEARS ON: A CRITICAL RE-APPRAISAL
22nd April 2012
Sandy McLendon
Sandy McLendon revisits James' Cameron's "Titanic" upon it's 2012 rerelease....
TITANIC AND CALIFORNIAN
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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....
 
TITANIC PASSENGERS THAT CANCELLED OR MISSED THE CROSSING

This page contains the names of several people that planned to travel on the Titanic but for one reason failed to do so.   Some had actually booked cabins and these are confirmed by their presence in an ...
News Tribune
KING OF HOPS: THE LEGACY OF HERMAN KLABER
12th April 2001
Bart Ripp
CURTIS, Lewis County – Come spring in the Boistfort Valley, hops pop up, green and fragrant, in the hay fields. Boistfort Elementary School sits next to a big hay field where hops sprout, searching the sky for support. The only clue to...
 
JOSEPH GROVES BOXHALL - RADIO INTERVIEW
October 1962
Joseph Boxhall  Radio Interview, October 1962 Transcribed by Capt. Charles B. Weeks and Cathy Akers-Jordan On that Sunday night the, 14th, of April, along with ...
LET THE RECORD SPEAK FOR ITSELF!
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LET THE RECORD SPEAK FOR ITSELF!
7th December 2006
Senan Molony
THERE is an old adage that the argument is not always about ‘what the argument is about.’ This is a case in point. Three commentators of common interest have decided to fight the validity of Hugh Woolner’s evidence to the US Titan...
 
AN UNSINKABLE TITANIC
1912
John Bernard Walker
In our eagerness to make the ocean liner fast and luxurious, we have forgotten to make her safe...
THE MARITIME PAINTINGS OF SIMON FISHER
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THE MARITIME PAINTINGS OF SIMON FISHER
17th April 2012
Stanley C. Jenkins
Stanley Jenkins reviews a lavish volume of maritime art by painter Simon Fisher ...
VIOLET'S BARREN WHITE STAR WEDDING
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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....
Bureau County Republican
EDWARD DORKING, SHIP WRECK SURVIVOR, APPEARS AT STAR THEATRE
2nd May 1912
PICKED UP BY THE CARPATHIA Young Englishman Relates Experiences in Greatest Maritime disaster in World's History. Seven hundred persons, who packed the Star theatre to its capacity at three performances Tuesday night, ...
MCGOUGH THE KEY?
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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. 9 on the opposit...
THE MORNING AFTER... WHERE WERE THE BODIES?
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THE MORNING AFTER... WHERE WERE THE BODIES?
20th September 2002
Jan C. Nielsen
What happened to all the Titanic victims' bodies after the sinking?...
RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 2
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RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 2
19th April 2002
Gavin Murphy
The Artifacts Appeal Decision...
THE REAL JACK DAWSON
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THE REAL JACK DAWSON
11th March 2001
Senan Molony
Jack Dawson was a fictional character but new research reveals fascinating insights into his namesake - one of the most intriguing of Titanic victims....
HILDA SLAYTER'S DIARY
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HILDA SLAYTER'S DIARY
17th May 2013
Alan Hustak
Slayter was not superstitious, but she too became uneasy about the voyage, because as she writes in the diary...
STAR TURN: THE PICTURES AND PASSIONS OF DOROTHY GIBSON
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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,...
THE BROWNS PREPARE TO ABANDON SHIP
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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...
 
THE WHITE STAR LINE

George Henry Preble
THE WHITE STAR LINE, 1870.-The White Star Line was originally composed of a fleet of fast-sailing American clipper-ships, by the "Champion of the Seas," "Blue Jacket," "White Star,"...
TITANIC AT 100: A PERSONAL JOURNEY
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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!...
Awake
I SURVIVED THE SINKING OF THE TITANIC
1981
Elias Nicola-Yarred
IT BEGAN while I was visiting my elderly parents and uncle in , Florida. This was shortly before my uncle died a few months ago. As usual, we went to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesse...
A TITANIC DINNER IN AN OLYMPIC HOUSE
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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....
OLYMPIC AND TITANIC : MAIDEN VOYAGE MYSTERIES
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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...
WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
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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'S ROCKETS
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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 sam...
New York Times
J. PIERPONT MORGAN WILL BE 75 YEARS OLD THIS WEEK
14th April 1912
During All That Time He Has Successfully Hidden from the Public His Real Self, Which Combines Diffidence and a Gentleness Very Unlike the Gruff Autocrat Familiar to Wall Street --- Should J. Pierpont Morgan feel moved n...
 
DESCRIPTION OF RECOVERED BODIES

NO. 1. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE. - 10-12. - HAIR. ...
AN ANALYSIS OF TITANIC'S VERTICAL AND LATERAL WATERTIGHT DOORS
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AN ANALYSIS OF TITANIC'S VERTICAL AND LATERAL WATERTIGHT DOORS
30th June 2017
Brad Payne
A detailed description of the design and operation of Titanic's watertight doors....
TITANIC CITATION CATALOG
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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 PEN TO SINK A THOUSAND SHIPS
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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...
HARD A-STARBOARD
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HARD A-STARBOARD
12th February 2002
Nathan Robison
Reconsidering TitanicÂ’s Encounter with the Iceberg...
RMS CARPATHIA : OUT OF THE DARK OF THE DAWN
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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......
A CAPTAIN ACCUSED
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A CAPTAIN ACCUSED
1st July 2005
Samuel Halpern
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LOADING THE REAR BOATS
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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...
WHY DID WHITE STAR SETTLE WITH WHITELEY?
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WHY DID WHITE STAR SETTLE WITH WHITELEY?
26th April 2004
Senan Molony
Steward's sensational claims were never tested in court....
THE FLEECING OF HUGH WOOLNER
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THE FLEECING OF HUGH WOOLNER
4th February 2007
Senan Molony
Thomas Woolner...
RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 1
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RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 1
15th March 2002
Gavin Murphy
Explaining the legal position of the Titanic wreck...
LOOKOUTS : THE HUMAN PERSPECTIVE
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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. ...
IDENTIFYING STEWARDS
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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...
WHY A LOW ANGLE BREAK?
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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 crashing back o...
GEORGE ALEXANDER LUCIEN RHEIMS
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GEORGE ALEXANDER LUCIEN RHEIMS
12th October 2012
Homer Thiel
Updated biographical information on Titanic survivor George Rheims....
THE MYSTERY OF RHODA ABBOTT REVEALED
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THE MYSTERY OF RHODA ABBOTT REVEALED
7th June 2004
Robert L. Bracken
Unravelling a Titanic enigma...
 
DESCRIPTION OF UNIDENTIFIED BODIES

No. 3 Female - Height, 5 ft. 6 in.; Weight, 150 lbs ...
 
CABIN ALLOCATIONS
18th July 2004
The allocation of cabins on the Titanic is a source of continuing interest and endless speculation. Apart from the recollections of survivors and a few tickets and boarding cards, the only authoritative source of cabin data is the incomplete...
GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC
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GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC
30th July 2001
Earl Chapman
Were shots fired as the Titanic went down? If so whom and toward whom?...
THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
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THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
8th June 2013
Michele Albion
Richard Frazar White, Bowdoin College, and the Titanic...
THE MIDDLE WATCH
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THE MIDDLE WATCH
16th September 2004
Senan Molony
WHAT follows is the complete ...
KEEPING TRACK OF A MAIDEN VOYAGE
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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 HERMAN FAMILY
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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...
THE INFORMATIVE 'MORNING NEWS'
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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 ...
CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC
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CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC
6th April 2008
John P. Eaton
Who Redeemeth Thy Life From Destruction...
DEATH OF A PURSER
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DEATH OF A PURSER
5th January 2012
Stanley C. Jenkins
Review of the new biography of Hugh McElroy, the Chief Purser of RMS Titanic:...
THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC
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THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC
31st January 2001
David G. Brown
A reevaluation of the fatal collision....
LORD MERSEY -— OBITER DICTA
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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 conclusion...
THE TITANIC MCCOYS
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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...
THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY
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THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY
5th April 2004
Olivier Mendez
A tribute to a French family who were all lost in the Titanic....
TITANIC'S SUPREME SURVIVOR
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TITANIC'S SUPREME SURVIVOR
13th December 2006
Senan Molony
Sydney Buxton as a new MP SYDNEY BUXTON, President of the ...
THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH
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THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH
25th July 2015
Brandon Whited
The only woman in the world who in just a year's time made her debut, got engaged, married, survived the Titanic, became a widow, and then a mother...
THE CALIFORNIAN INCIDENT, A REALITY CHECK
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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....
 
CHARLES HERBERT LIGHTOLLER
13th June 2005
Pat Winship
Lightoller biography...
UNLISTED PASSENGERS AND CREW
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UNLISTED PASSENGERS AND CREW
10th November 1998
Numerous stories are told of people who were booked on the Titanic but, for one reason or other, failed to travel on her......
TITANIC: THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH?
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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...
LIFEBOATS EXTINGUISHED THEIR LIGHTS!
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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....
RYAN V. OSNC
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RYAN V. OSNC
15th March 2004
Senan Molony
Transcript of Precis Law Report...
LIFE'S DECOR: A BIOGRAPHY OF HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE
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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 ...
IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW
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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...
 
JOHN MORROGH'S ESCAPE DIARY
23rd April 2004
A companion piece to "Titanic: The Last Photograph" by Senan Molony "IT ALL happened because 45-50 of us argued with a German divisi...
ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER
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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....
RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
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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 ...
A HOLY GRAIL - THE MISSING DEPOSITIONS
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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 subjective truth of...
SEALED ORDERS: A TITANIC SURVIVOR'S CLASSIC TALE OF LOVE AND FATE
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SEALED ORDERS: A TITANIC SURVIVOR'S CLASSIC TALE OF LOVE AND FATE
23rd December 2005
Helen Churchill Candee
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MAJOR PEUCHEN'S PREDICAMENT
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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
1912
Filson Young
The classic text of Titanic by Filson Young...