Encyclopedia Titanica

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TITANIC'S PRIME MOVER
Titanica!9th July 2007
Samuel Halpern
An Examination of Propulsion and Power...
COLD STARTING THE TITANIC
Titanica!13th January 2018
Stephen Carey
How to start the engines on an ocean liner...
THE SS CALIFORNIAN AND DUNDEE: SCOTLAND’S FORGOTTEN LEVIATHAN
Titanica!19th October 2018
Harland Duzen
Genesis of the ship that 'stood still'...
SPEED AND REVOLUTIONS
Titanica!18th September 2007
Samuel Halpern
Propelling the ship of dreams...
THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC
Titanica!31st January 2001
David G. Brown
A reevaluation of the fatal collision....
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : THE PROPELLING MACHINERY
The Shipbuilder
A detailed description of the Titanic's engines, propellers and other equipment, with illustrations....
AN 'OLYMPIC' CLASS PROPULSION SYSTEM
Titanica!25th June 2001
Mark Chirnside
How the White Star Line's greatest ships were propelled....
John Bernard Walker
In our eagerness to make the ocean liner fast and luxurious, we have forgotten to make her safe...
Titanica!31st January 2015
Jim Currie
Another look at that hard right turn......
Filson Young
The classic text of Titanic by Filson Young...
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : WORKING ARRANGEMENTS OF THE SHIPS
The Shipbuilder
The working arrangements on board the Olympic and Titanic are necessarily on a scale in keeping with the great size of the vessels. The number of crew employed on board each ship ...
TITANIC'S CENTRE PROPELLER: THE STEPHEN PIGOTT EVIDENCE
Titanica!26th October 2020
Mark Chirnside
Newly found evidence documents changes to Titanic’s propeller configuration...
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : EVOLUTION OF THE DESIGN
The Shipbuilder
THE evolution of the Atlantic liner of to-day has been one of the most remarkable achievements in the scientific progress and commercial activity of modern times. It is difficult to realize that on...
ON TITANIC'S BRIDGE Art Braunschweiger
Who did what on Titanic's Navigating Bridge?...
CARPATHIA AND THE TITANIC RESCUE
Titanica!6th July 2021
Sir James Bisset
Second Officer of the Carpathia recalls a dramatic night...
TITANIC'S FINAL MANOEUVRE
Titanica!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 ...
THE INFORMATIVE 'MORNING NEWS'
Titanica!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 – importan...
Senan Molony
Captain Stanley Lord master of the SS Californian, interviewed by Leslie Harrison...
LIGHTOLLER'S TITANIC ACCOUNT Charles Herbert Lightoller
Extract from 'The Titanic and Other Ships'...
'THE SHIPBUILDER' SPECIAL EDITION - TABLE OF CONTENTS
The Shipbuilder
Table of contents and illustrations for the special edition, Olympic and Titanic issue, June 1911...
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : THE WHITE STAR LINE
The Shipbuilder
THE completion of the immense liner Olympic, to be followed very shortly by the sister ship Titanic, the largest ships in the world, adds yet another triumph of shipbuilding and e...
The Gazette, Montreal, 8 May 1909 Maiden Voyage Upholds the Satisfactory Results Achieved on Trial Trip --- ...
HARD A-STARBOARD
Titanica!12th February 2002
Nathan Robison
Reconsidering TitanicÂ’s Encounter with the Iceberg...
THE TUGS AT TITANIC'S DEPARTURE
Titanica!6th February 2005
John P. Eaton
Albert Edward, Hercules, Vulcan, Ajax, Hector Neptune...
FEATURES OF FITTING OUT
Titanica!7th August 2020
Brad Payne
The giant floating crane and the Jackal...
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : THE ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT
The Shipbuilder
Description of electrical arrangements on the Olympic and Titanic...
The Olympic-class liners were fitted with two triple expansion engines, which powered the port and starboard propellers, and a low-pressure turbine, which powered the center propeller.This p...
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : REFRIGERATING INSTALLATION
The Shipbuilder
THE refrigerating installation on board the Olympic and Titanic embodies all the latest facilities for efficient cold storage. The ship’s provision rooms, situated aft on th...
THE GROUNDING OF TITANIC
Titanica!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 MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER
Voyage5th May 2008
Mark Chirnside
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ARTEFACTS RECOVERED FROM CARPATHIA WRECK Among the items a bridge telegraph and a bronze porthole...
St Ives Times
TRIBUTE TO A KIND HEARTED CAPTAIN...
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," ...
New York Times20th January 1889
A WHITE STAR STEAMER THAT IS EXPECTED TO BEAT ALL RECORDS---BELFAST, Jan. 19---The new White Star steamer Teutonic was launched thismorning from the Queens Island ya...
North Devon Journal25th April 1912
The battlefields of history offer no more shining episode than the last hours of the Titanic....
WHAT DID THE SURVIVORS SEE OF THE BREAK-UP OF THE TITANIC?
Titanica!15th August 2003
Bill Wormstedt
How many survivors claimed to see the ship break up?...
LIFEBOATS DON'T LIE!
Titanica!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 ...
SIX SECONDS TO DISASTER: THE DEATH OF TITANIC
Titanica!30th December 2011
Jim Currie
The fatal seconds after the iceberg was sighted...
RMS TITANIC 100 YEARS ON
Titanica!15th April 2012
Philip Hind
Why the sinking of the Titanic has etched itself into our consciousness......