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    Arthur Henry Rostron. The Captain of the Carpathia. The ship that picked up the survivors and lifeboats.

    • delwyn.dumitru

      Seven hundred and twelve survivors were taken aboard from the lifeboats by the RMS Carpathia. This photograph taken by Carpathia passenger Louis M. Ogden shows Titanic lifeboats approaching the rescue ship, Carpathia. The photo was part of a 2003 exhibition bequeathed to the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, England, by Walter Lord. (National Maritime Museum/London) #

    • Marie Cuevas

      *"SPARKY" ~ The Titanic Gazette: Captain Henry Roston, born May 14, 1869 in Astley Bridge England, educated in the Bolton School from 1882-1883 + Astley Bridge High School before being apprenticed to the clipper, Saxon. There he remained until he was transferred to the Red Gauntlet as 2nd mate....on the night of April 14, 1912, Roston (Captain of the Carpathia) was asleep when Harold Cottam, (the wireless operator), explained that the TITANIC was sinking and needed their help.

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