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Carpathia rescued Titanic passengers

Unlike the luxurious Titanic, Carpathia was a simple passenger ship.  This vessel carried Hungarian immigrants to New York.  They hoped to have a better life in the United States with more opportunities than in their homeland.  On April 15, 1912, Carpathia’s  became the vessel that rescued…

Thomas Andrews became heroic

Ever since he was young, Thomas Andrews already loved watching ships sail into the ocean.  The fascination that he had for vessels was in his genes. Viscount Pirrie, Andrews’ uncle, who was a shipbuilder, was part owner of Harland and Wolff.  Harland and Wolff.  Andrews studied…

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