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#lusitania

# lusitania - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Coast Guard helicopter airlifts diver who got into difficulty at the wreck of the Lusitania
# Rescue 116
# Rescue 116

Coast Guard helicopter airlifts diver who got into difficulty at the wreck of the Lusitania

Aug 8th 2019, 2:48 PM 21,079 Views 19 Comments

The diver is receiving treatment at Galway University Hospital.

# lusitania - Saturday 28 April, 2018

Shipwrecks from WWI and the Spanish Armada can be found on this new interactive map
# Wreck Viewer
# Wreck Viewer

Shipwrecks from WWI and the Spanish Armada can be found on this new interactive map

Apr 28th 2018, 8:00 AM 74,629 Views 31 Comments

The oldest boats on the map date back thousands of years.

# lusitania - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Great tragedy of 500 lives lost in sunken mail boat RMS Leinster retold
# Rms Leinster
# Rms Leinster

Great tragedy of 500 lives lost in sunken mail boat RMS Leinster retold

Nov 18th 2017, 9:45 AM 13,780 Views 66 Comments

Over 500 people were killed when the boat sank, just a month before the First World War ended.

# lusitania - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Main Lusitania telegraph finally recovered from Cork seabed
# Sunken Ship
# Sunken Ship

Main Lusitania telegraph finally recovered from Cork seabed

Jul 26th 2017, 6:13 PM 19,163 Views 24 Comments

The ship sank off the Cork coast in 1915 after it was hit by a German U-boat torpedo.

# lusitania - Monday 31 October, 2016

New material from the sunken Lusitania discovered off Cork coast
# Forgotten Relics
# Forgotten Relics

New material from the sunken Lusitania discovered off Cork coast

Oct 31st 2016, 6:03 PM 24,762 Views 19 Comments

The ship was sunk by a German submarine over 100 years ago.

# lusitania - Thursday 7 May, 2015

PICTURES: Survivors of the Lusitania remember 'murder by savages'
# World War I
# World War I

PICTURES: Survivors of the Lusitania remember 'murder by savages'

May 7th 2015, 7:20 AM 58,423 Views 90 Comments

In just 18 short minutes, the boat sank and 1,198 people lost their lives. We hear from two people who lived.

# lusitania - Saturday 18 April, 2015

It's 100 years since the 'biggest human tragedy' ever off the Irish coast
# Lusitania
# Lusitania

It's 100 years since the 'biggest human tragedy' ever off the Irish coast

Apr 18th 2015, 10:30 AM 19,539 Views 26 Comments

Cork will spend the next few weeks commemorating the Lusitania dead and celebrating the rescue effort.

# lusitania - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Lusitania's 'dark secrets' unveiled in new documentary
# Lusitania
# Lusitania

Lusitania's 'dark secrets' unveiled in new documentary

Jul 5th 2012, 3:10 PM 11,477 Views 12 Comments

The National Geographic channel will air a documentary on the ill-fated ocean liner on July 15.

# lusitania - Friday 27 April, 2012

Ireland to receive 'important artefacts' from Lusitania wreck
# Lusitania
# Lusitania

Ireland to receive 'important artefacts' from Lusitania wreck

Apr 27th 2012, 3:53 PM 4,658 Views 2 Comments

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.

# lusitania - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Is Titanic a true story? Er, yes.
# Titanic100
From The Daily Edge
# Titanic100

Is Titanic a true story? Er, yes.

Apr 10th 2012, 11:03 AM 19,797 Views 43 Comments

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…