Category: titanic

The second officer on the Titanic stayed on-board until the end…

The second officer on the Titanic stayed on-board until the end and was trapped underwater until a boiler explosion blew him free. He survived by clinging to a capsized raft. Later, he volunteered in WWII and helped evacuate over 120 men from Dunkirk.

Thats one of funny stories I have heard from rather a historic…

Thats one of funny stories I have heard from rather a historic tragedy like TITANIC

The owner of Macy’s died on the Titanic. He refused to get…

The owner of Macy’s died on the Titanic. He refused to get in a lifeboat before women and children, and his wife refused to leave without him. She said, “I will not be separated from my husband. As we have lived, so will we die, together.” They were last seen standing on the deck, arm in arm.

Not one single engineer made it off of the Titanic – They stayed…

Not one single engineer made it off of the Titanic – They stayed and kept the power on so other passengers could escape. 

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The Titanic wreckage is disappearing. Sunk in 1912, the ship…

The Titanic wreckage is disappearing. Sunk in 1912, the ship has survived for over 100 years, but it’s gradually being corroded by a unique type of bacteria that’s eating away at its hull. Scientists estimate the great ship might only have 12 years left before the tiny organisms have consumed it entirely and it’s gone forever. source

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Old money recovered from the titanic. sourceimage via imgur

Old money recovered from the titanic.