He Complained

Lookout Fredrick Fleet, before leaving Southampton, England, complained to First Officer Murdoch about a piece of standard equipment he needed to do his job as lookout for icebergs. Murdoch told Fleet to mind his own[…]

The Not-So-Luxurious Titanic

But what was life onboard the Titanic actually like? Not much like taking a cruise today. Traveling on the Titanic was a voyage of purpose, primarily to transport mail, cargo and passengers, many of whom[…]

Belfast Embraces the Titanic

Hundreds of people gathered to remember the 1,512 men, women and children who perished when the passenger liner sank on its maiden voyage about 350 miles southeast of Newfoundland on April 15, 1912. Among the[…]