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Titanic Sunk During Average Iceberg Year


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  • Location: Camborne
  • Location: Camborne

     

    Old Coast Guard records are throwing cold water on a long-standing explanation for the loss of the Titanic: the suggestion that the fateful journey took place in waters bristling with icebergs, making 1912 an unlucky year to sail the North Atlantic.

     

    http://www.livescience.com/44754-titanic-1912-iceberg-theory-challenged.html

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  • Location: Sheffield South Yorkshire 160M Powering the Sheffield Shield
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  • Location: Sheffield South Yorkshire 160M Powering the Sheffield Shield

    Mmmmm comparing then with now. Would be interesting to see the iceberg count before 1900 if there is one. I may ask them if there was a count.

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