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Mauretania’s Maiden Voyage

Mauretania (1907) left Liverpool on her maiden voyage on 16 November 1907 under the command of Capt. John Pritchard. The new superliner…

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Olympic Feels Strange Vibrations

A strange, violent vibration lasting over two minutes created worry and alarm on Olympic (1911) on 18 November 1929 as…

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Jack Binns—Wireless Hero

Jack Binns, the first hero of maritime wireless, was born in Brigg, Lincolnshire, England, on 16 September 1884. Binns, a…

Disasters at Sea
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Britannic — A Casualty of War

On 21 November 1916, while stationed in the Mediterranean, the Royal Navy hospital ship HMHS Britannic struck a mine (or,…