A 100th anniversary scale model of the Titanic to build yourself Calling all Titanic buffs, hobbyists, and ship lovers: you’re invited to build a cardboard model of the formidable and notorious vessel !
Titanic Belfast explores the sights, sounds, smells and stories of J Bruce Ismay’s great ship, as well as the City and people which made her. Southampton City Council’s SeaCity Museum features two Titanic exhibitions and a third about the City, designed by Urban Salon. Southampton’s exhibition tells the story from the crew’s perspective, as most of Titanic’s crew were Southampton residents. The Titanic launches
One hundred years ago, Rosemary Gillham 's great-grandmother was facing a most disastrous situation. The ocean liner she had boarded in Europe, bound for America, was sinking.
The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum at 295 West Ave., Norwalk, reopens for its 46th season on April 11 at noon with docent-guided tours and a new calendar of events for children and adults. On April 21, the museum will celebrate the beginning of its new season with an opening night gala co-chaired by LMMM Trustees Linda Fontaine and Victoria Vandamm.
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Researchers have pieced together what's believed to be the first comprehensive map of the entire 3-by-5-mile (5-by-8-kilometer) Titanic debris field and hope it will provide new clues about what exactly happened the night 100 years ago when the superliner hit an iceberg, plunged to the bottom of the North Atlantic and became a legend. Marks on the muddy ocean bottom suggest, for instance, that the stern rotated like a helicopter blade as the ship sank, rather than plunging straight down, researchers told The Associated Press this week. An expedition team used sonar imaging and more than 100,000 photos taken from underwater robots to create the map, which shows where hundreds of objects and pieces of the presumed-unsinkable vessel landed after striking an iceberg, killing more than 1,500 people.
On April 14, 1912, Walter Gray, Jack Goodwin and Robert Hunston were serving at the Marconi Company wireless station at Cape Race, Newfoundland, 400 nautical miles (781 km) west of the site of 's sinking.
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New additions to Titanic Exhibit Mortuary Bag and Artifacts The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic is pleased to unveil a display of recently acquired artifacts associated with the sinking of the RMS Titanic. Acquired this past October, the artifacts are valuable additions to the Museum’s permanent Titanic exhibit, which tells the story of Halifax’s connection to the ill-fated vessel.
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As the twentieth century dawned, many felt marine tragedies were a thing of the past.
Five days after the passenger ship the Titanic sank, the crew of the rescue ship Mackay-Bennett pulled the body of a fair-haired, roughly 2-year-old boy out of the Atlantic Ocean on April 21, 1912. Along with many other victims, his body went to a cemetery in Halifax, Nova Scotia, where the crew of the Mackay-Bennett had a headstone dedicated to the "unknown child" placed over his grave.
By Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea said on Saturday it was entering a "state of war" with South Korea, but Seoul and its ally the United States played down the statement as tough talk.