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Wednesday 8 February 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# lusitania

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# rescue 116
Coast Guard helicopter airlifts diver who got into difficulty at the wreck of the Lusitania
The diver is receiving treatment at Galway University Hospital.
# wreck viewer
Shipwrecks from WWI and the Spanish Armada can be found on this new interactive map
The oldest boats on the map date back thousands of years.
# rms leinster
Great tragedy of 500 lives lost in sunken mail boat RMS Leinster retold
Over 500 people were killed when the boat sank, just a month before the First World War ended.
# Sunken Ship
Main Lusitania telegraph finally recovered from Cork seabed
The ship sank off the Cork coast in 1915 after it was hit by a German U-boat torpedo.
# forgotten relics
New material from the sunken Lusitania discovered off Cork coast
The ship was sunk by a German submarine over 100 years ago.
# world war I
PICTURES: Survivors of the Lusitania remember 'murder by savages'
In just 18 short minutes, the boat sank and 1,198 people lost their lives. We hear from two people who lived.
# lusitania
It's 100 years since the 'biggest human tragedy' ever off the Irish coast
Cork will spend the next few weeks commemorating the Lusitania dead and celebrating the rescue effort.
# lusitania
Lusitania's 'dark secrets' unveiled in new documentary
The National Geographic channel will air a documentary on the ill-fated ocean liner on July 15.
# lusitania
Ireland to receive 'important artefacts' from Lusitania wreck
American businessman Gregg Bemis bought the remains of the vessel for £1,000 back in 1968 but has agreed to donate some items to the State after a long-standing dispute.
# titanic100
Is Titanic a true story? Er, yes.
Some Twitter users have had their #mindblown by news that there was a ship called Titanic and it did actually sink. And they are not the only ones…