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THE THIRD TITANIC INQUIRY - RYAN V. OSNC
Titanica!15th March 2004
Senan Molony
Transcript of Precis Law Report...
CARPATHIA AND THE TITANIC RESCUE
Titanica!6th July 2021
Sir James Bisset
Second Officer of the Carpathia recalls a dramatic night...
Senan Molony
Captain Stanley Lord master of the SS Californian, interviewed by Leslie Harrison...
Titanica!2nd June 2010
David G. Brown
Nothing is more confusing about Titanic than understanding the time at which events took place....
WE HAVE NO LOOK-OUT GLASSES IN THE CROW'S NEST.
Titanica!19th November 2011
Art Braunschweiger
Perhaps the most catastrophic lapse of memory in history...
ALIEN PASSENGERS: SYRIANS ABOARD THE TITANIC
Titanica!7th September 2018
Leila Salloum Elias
The story the Syrian Titanic passengers has been largely neglected......
Pat Winship
Lightoller biography...
ON TITANIC'S BRIDGE Art Braunschweiger
Who did what on Titanic's Navigating Bridge?...
Filson Young
The classic text of Titanic by Filson Young...
LIGHTOLLER'S TITANIC ACCOUNT Charles Herbert Lightoller
Extract from 'The Titanic and Other Ships'...
PITMAN'S OWN PRIVATE ICEBERG
Titanica!19th July 2004
Senan Molony
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The Times4th April 1913
Article...
LOOKOUTS : THE HUMAN PERSPECTIVE
Titanica!30th April 2003
Captain Laurence V. Wade
The role of the lookouts on the Titanic from the eye of an experienced seaman....
COULD YOU MAKE IT TO EXTRA MASTER?
Titanica!28th February 2008
Dave Gittins
If I doubted my reckoning after a long time at sea I verified it by reading the clock aloft made by the Great Architect, and it was right.Captain Joshua S...
RUSSIANS TO THE RESCUE - THE ICEFIELD DESCRIBED
Daily Telegraph25th April 1912
Charles E. Walters
<p align="center"><b>SS. <i>Birma </i>(off Dover), Monday, April 22.</b></p><p>We left New York in the <i>Birma, </i>of the Russian East...
A companion piece to "Titanic: The Last Photograph" by Senan Molony"IT ALL happened...
RHEIMS, LIGHTOLLER, AND THE OFFICER'S SUICIDE ENIGMA
Titanica!14th October 2008
Richard Krebes
Did a Titanic Officer Commit Suicide?...
Lloyds Weekly News
A fine tribute to the engineers and boiler room staff of the ‘Titanic’, the ’Black Squad’, who stood their posts in the bowels of the ship, to the last, was paid by Lord Charles Beresford in a lett...
THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC
Titanica!31st January 2001
David G. Brown
A reevaluation of the fatal collision....
Springfield Union20th April 1912
To a reporter for The Union, Fred M. Hoyt of this city [New York], brother of Treasurer Willard Evans Hoyt of Williams College and a survivor of the Titanic, this morning told the thrilling story o...
The Patriot20th April 1912
Survivor of Wreck tells how Ship Sank as Those in Boats Looked on - Drifted Eight Hours in Darkness and Cold Before Aid Came...
12.45AM - A TIME TO GO!
Titanica!10th March 2008
Senan Molony
What time did the first lifeboat depart the Titanic?...
IT'S A CQD OLD MAN: 41.46 NORTH, 50.14 WEST
Titanica!9th January 2009
Samuel Halpern
This two-part article is primarily concerned with how the Titanic’s reported distress positions came about, and why they were so far west of the now known position of the ...
NINETY NINE YEARS AND STILL COUNTING
Titanica!28th April 2011
Jim Currie
Article, using new evidence, re-examines the work of Titanic's navigating oficers in arriving at the erroneous CQD positions and the consequences of the results. ...
COLD STARTING THE TITANIC
Titanica!13th January 2018
Stephen Carey
How to start the engines on an ocean liner...
OFFICERS' LUNCHEON MENU Rare menu comes up for auction...
John Bernard Walker
In our eagerness to make the ocean liner fast and luxurious, we have forgotten to make her safe...
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Alec Bagot
Memoirs of a Marconi operator...
British Inquiry16th May 1912
Examined by Mr. ASPINALL.10498. Were you serving as a first class steward on the "Titanic" on the occasion of this casualty?- Yes.10499. Have you serv...
New York Times30th May 1912
They Present Silver Loving Cup to Him and Medals to His Officers and Men---GIVES CREDIT TO HIS CREW---Modest Skipper Praises and Thanks His Men for Them Loyalty and Committee f...
HARD A-STARBOARD
Titanica!12th February 2002
Nathan Robison
Reconsidering Titanic's Encounter with the Iceberg...
A HOLY GRAIL - THE MISSING DEPOSITIONS
Titanica!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 1...
LOADING THE REAR BOATS
Titanica!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 he...
TITANIC AND CALIFORNIAN
Titanica!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....
Titanica!14th September 2017
Jim Currie
Unravelling Titanic Navigation Problems...
A TITANIC MYSTERY: EXPLORING THE ESCAPE OF ROBERT W. DANIEL
Titanica!15th April 2021
Randy Bryan Bigham, Richard Edwards and Brandon Whited
The rescue of one of the Titanic disaster's most prominent first-class survivors ...
TITANIC DECKPLAN KEY A guide to abbreviations and symbols on the Titanic Deckplans...
San Francisco Bulletin20th April 1912
Several Boats Lowered Only Half Filled; "Tumbled In" When Told to. By Dr. Washington Dodge NEW YORK, April 20.-At 10 p.m. Sunday while my wife and I went out for a stroll along...
The Toronto World20th April 1912
Loss of Titanic, He Says, Was Due to Criminal Carelessness in Running at Full Speed Thru the Ice With a New Crew--Capt. Smith Was Having His Dinner When Crash Came--Major Peuchen Left in T...
New York Times22nd April 1912
Smith is determined that the Director-Manager of the White Star Line shall be held in this country until the investigation is closed...
The Examiner26th April 1912
PERSONAL DETAILS Interesting sidelights on the character of Captain E. J. Smith and the officers associated with him in his last command, the mammoth liner Titanic, were thrown by the offic...
THE SINKING OF THE TITANIC BY COMMANDER LIGHTOLLER
BBC Radio1st November 1936
CH Lightoller's first-hand account of the sinking of the Titanic...
THE CALIFORNIAN INCIDENT, A REALITY CHECK
Titanica!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....
WHEN DID TITANIC TRY FOR HELP?
Titanica!7th April 2010
Senan Molony
When did the Titanic transmit her distress signal?...
THE FORGOTTEN DRILLS ABOARD TITANIC
Titanica!30th January 2018
Ioannis Georgiou
Were the Titanic's lifeboats ever tested and her crew properly trained to lower them?...
THE LAST BOAT BUT ONE
Titanica!2nd October 2018
Peter Engberg
How did Bruce Ismay and William Carter escape in Collapsible C and who else was aboard?...
The Independent24th June 1875
ANOTHER very terrible wreck of an iron steamship has been reported and a loss of human lives has been the consequence, which must cause a shudder to the intending passengers to Europe this season. ...
Amsterdam Evening Recorder and Daily Democrat23rd April 1912
Mrs. Frederick M. Hoyt Returns to Home of Parents and Gives the Recorder a Description of Her Experiences Following the Crashing of the Titanic Into the Iceberg, Which Meant the Loss of Hundreds of Lives....
Paterson Morning Call3rd May 1912
Hawthorne, although grieved by the loss of one of her promising and well liked young men, cannot help but feel proud of the manner in which he met his death. ...
GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC
Titanica!30th July 2001
Earl Chapman
Were shots fired as the Titanic went down? If so whom and toward whom?...
TRUE COURSE
Titanica!9th December 2003
Cathy Akers-Jordan and Captain Charles B. Weeks
An explanation of the use of magnetic compasses, how to plot courses and how these procedures on the Titanic compared to their use other ships in 1912...
A LAST BRIGHT SHINING LIE
Titanica!24th August 2004
Senan Molony
THEY died, to a man, at their posts; fighting to give the opportunity of life to others until walls of water overcame them. Bunkum. ...
ICE:  CLEAR AND ABSENT DANGER
Titanica!14th October 2007
Senan Molony
An argument hewn from ice!...
I WAS SAVED FROM THE TITANIC
Titanica!15th November 2010
Lady Duff Gordon
A vivid eyewitness account of the legendary shipwreck and its aftermath. Edited by Randy Bryan Bigham...
THE SS CALIFORNIAN AND DUNDEE: SCOTLAND’S FORGOTTEN LEVIATHAN
Titanica!19th October 2018
Harland Duzen
Genesis of the ship that 'stood still'...
A NIGHT TO FORGET : RENéE HARRIS AND THE TITANIC DISASTER
Titanica!16th June 2019
New book focuses on the forgotten career of Mrs. Henry B. Harris...
New York Times16th June 1899
New Members Admitted---Models for the Paris Exposition---The adjourned third general meeting of the New York Yacht Club was held yesterday afternoon in Delmonico's, Beaver Street. The prin...
New York Times26th May 1911
After Arresting Manager of Her Shop on Charge of Undervaluing Imported Gowns---WANT HER AS WITNESS---Only Employe, Not President, of Lucile...
Newark Evening News19th April 1912
Special Service of the NEWSELIZABETH, April 19---Almost prostrated by the terrible experiences which she had undergone since the Titanic went down, Mrs. Peter Renouf, of 21b Florida street...
Worcester Evening Gazette20th April 1912
Titanic was going 23 knots an hour. She ripped herself clear apart....
New York Times20th April 1912
Mrs. Cornell Among Those Who Worked at the OarsWOMEN MANNED LIFEBOATSForced to Oars by Lack of Proper Crew---Girl Who Gave Up Her Seat...
GRAPHIC STORY OF TITANIC SURVIVORS' RESCUE
Pittsburgh Press21st April 1912
Pittsburg Architect, passenger on the Carpathia...
The Auburn Citizen23rd April 1912
Says He Heard No Music as the Titanic Went Down. STILL SUFFERING FROM EXPERIENCE Visibly Nervous as He Told the Tale of His Journey, Which Contained...
Chicago Evening Post23rd April 1912
DREAD OF LIFEBOATS BY PASSENGERS TOLDNephew of E. N. Kimball of Chicago Pictures Fear of Seventy-Five Foot Drop From the Titanic...
Calgary Herald30th April 1912
MR. AND MRS. DICK REACH HOME AND TELL, OVER AGAIN, STORY OF ESCAPE FROM THE TITANICMy Wife Saved My Life, SaysHu...
San Francisco Chronicle29th May 1912
Senate Committee Also Scores [sic] Captain of the Steamer Californian. COULD HAVE SAVED ALL. Praise for Carpathia Crew and Gold Medal for her Captain. WASHINGTON. M...
Santa Rosa Democrat14th August 1927
Believed to have set fire to his own home to conceal his suicide, the body of John Niskanen, 60, was found yesterday morning in the embers of his cabin eight miles north of Cazadero. Across ...
NAVIGATIONAL CONFIRMATION OF TITANIC'S CQD POSITION
Titanica!7th November 2002
Captain Lewis Marmaduke Collins
On September 1, 1985, an expedition led by Dr. Robert Ballard located the wreckage of the Titanic on the ocean floor in position 41° 43.9’ N., 49° 56.8’ W., some thirteen miles east of where she ha...
RYAN'S SON
Titanica!15th March 2004
Senan Molony
A Commentary on Ryan v. OSNC...
IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW
Titanica!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 co...
THE MIDDLE WATCH
Titanica!16th September 2004
Senan Molony
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THE AVERAGE LIFEBOAT
Titanica!17th December 2004
Senan Molony
Updated! “THERE are three kinds of lies: lies, damn lies, and statistics.” - Mark Twain, AutobiographyBu...
WHITE STAR LINE OFFICER'S UNIFORM CIRCA 1912
Voyage15th February 2005
John Hemmert
By and large the various British st...
A CAPTAIN'S CAREER
Voyage23rd 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 a...
THE PORTRUSH LETTER
Titanica!31st January 2006
Senan Molony
An insight into the character of Titanic Chief Officer Henry Wilde...
WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
Voyage10th November 2006
Charles A. Haas
White Star was a serious player in the world of cargo, and the carriage of livestock...
BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
Titanica!28th December 2006
Senan Molony
We have struck an iceberg sinking fast!...
RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
Titanica!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 inf...
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 – important for the histori...
Titanica!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 ...
ROCKETS, LIFEBOATS, AND TIME CHANGES
Titanica!4th March 2010
Samuel Halpern
The story of what took place on the tramp steamer Californian the night of April 14, 1912, is one of those tales that cause some people to argue and fight, and ...
George Jacub15th 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 s...
TORONTO'S TITANIC SURVIVORS
Titanica!28th July 2012
Jason D. Tiller
We all know that the R.M.S. Titanic set sail on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England on April 10th, 1912 bound for New York via Cherbourg, France and Queenstown (now Cobh...
TITANIC : THE LAST BOAT
Titanica!8th September 2018
Peter Engberg-Klarström
Collapsible Lifeboat D, the last boat to be lowered....
I SURVIVED THE TITANIC
Titanica!10th May 2020
Edith L. Rosenbaum
Edith Rosenbaum's Detailed Account of the Titanic Disaster...
TITANIC'S VOYAGE FROM BELFAST TO SOUTHAMPTON APRIL 2ND
Titanica!1st November 2021
Brad Payne
Sea Trials and Delivery to Southampton...