Violet Jessop was an incredibly lucky Irish woman who survived the sinkings of the Titanic and the Britannic as well as a major accident on the Olympic.
The Lusitania, which sank 102 years ago off the coast of Cork, was just as tragic. Why isn’t it better remembered?
"She was wasting so much time as she fumbled to put it on and lace it up that it became the object of a dispute with her traveling companion..."
The Titanic, Annie Moore, the Lusitania all have links to this Cork town.
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Cork survivor, who lived to the age of 98, told how men in steerage were held back and that she witnessed murders.
The woman who claimed she was a child survivor exposed as a fraud by DNA tests. Helen Kramer had claimed to be child survivor of 1912 disaster.
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Last words of 19-year-old Jeremiah Burke from Glanmire, Co. Cork, who died on the Titanic, which struck the fatal iceberg on April 14, 1912.
Longford woman lied, when she finally gain access to the upper deck, and said her sister was on board lifeboat 16.
One of the most striking images of the disaster, the iceberg which the Titanic ploughed into on April 14, 1912.
"Margaret was among the first passengers to sail into New York on April 20, docking in the very bay where the Titanic should have been, it must have been a gloomy New World she entered."
Russian photo editor Anton Logvynenko has added color to original black and white photos of the Titanic.
Photos and first hand accounts from the night the Titanic sank in the Atlantic.
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Ministering to soldiers in the thick of the action, the Titanic priest Father Francis Browne was wounded five times and badly gassed.
105 years after the ill-fated ship sank, the Titanic still has a grip on the popular imagination like few other events, with auction items getting high bids.
Missive written eight hours before tragic sinking describes “wonderful journey.”
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