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15 April in Titanic History

15 April 2:20 a.m.: Titanic sinks with over 1,500 souls lost. 0400: Carpathia arrives and begins recovery operations of lifeboats.  Dawn reveals large icefield and some bergs 200 feet tall. 0730: Californian arrives but only finds Mount Temple. Sights Carpathia. … Continue reading

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New Book: The Titanic and the Indifferent Stranger

This seems to be the year of Stanley Lord as we have another book examining his culpability that tragic night in 1912. The Titanic and the Indifferent Stranger written by Paul Lee is now out in an expanded paperback edition. … Continue reading

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Latest Californian Theory: Captain Stanley Lord Hated People

Two issues split the Titanic camp into warring factions: salvage and the Californian issue. The latter issue involves the role of Captain Stanley Lord of the SS California. On the night Titanic went down in 1912, his ship was in … Continue reading

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