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  Carpathia's Rescue Mission
Carpathia's official top speed was 14 knots, her engines were about nine years old and a top of 15 knots might have been possible.
In the absence of Carpathia's log it is not possible to deduce her original course.
The great mystery of Carpathia's ship is that none of her crew later appeared to tell of sighting the Cunarder rushing through the night, firing a mixture of socket signals and Roman candles.
users.senet.com.au /~gittins/carpathia.html   (2895 words)

  
 Carpathia
For his rescue work in the Carpathia Rostron was awarded a silver cup and gold medal by survivors, the presentation was made by the campaigner and activist Molly Brown.
She was never converted into a troopship although she had been designed to enable conversion to carry up 3000 officers and troops with 1000 tons of stores, or 1000 officers and men when transporting cavalry.
On 17 July 1918 the Carpathia was travelling in a convoy, bound for Boston, when she was struck by two torpedoes some 120 miles west off Fastnet, Southern Ireland.
www.sorbie.net /carpathia.htm   (1447 words)

  
 history4
In Part IV of this historical series, the story of Carpathia Park is told from its purchase and development into the summer retreat enjoyed by Detroit’s Eastsiders during the latter half of the 1920’s and ‘30’s.
The enthusiasm of all Carpathia members for their new park was evident in the swiftness with which the club moved from purchasing the land to planning and developing it.
Carpathia members used the park as a tool in their continuing fight against the ever-increasing, anti-German, public sentiment.
www.carpathiaclub.com /History/history4.htm   (2056 words)

  
 Ocean Zone Divers - News
The Carpathia served the Liverpool to New York or Boston route in the Summer and, between November and May, she carried immigrants (mainly Hungarian) from Trieste and Fiume to America.
Carpathia was traveling in a convoy from Liverpool to Boston, when she was struck by two torpedoes some 120 miles west of Fastnet.
Clive Cussler claimed to have been found the Carpathia in 171 meters (514 feet) of water off the east coast of Ireland, but discussions with the ROV team revealed that no positive identification had been made: the bell had definitely not been found, nor could any insignia or name plates be read.
www.oceanzonedivers.com /news/news_expeditioncarpathia01.html   (883 words)

  
 Carpathia
The Carpathia was primarily designed for the Hungarian emigrant service between Fiume and New York and made its maiden voyage from Liverpool to New York, via Queenstown on 5 May 1903.
The Carpathia left New York on 11 April 1912, the same day that the TitanicTitanic struck an iceberg at noon on the 14 April, and when it became clear that the ship was sinking Captain Smith sent out distress signals.
Soon the Carpathia returned to its usual service, which continued until the outbreak of World War I. On 5 September 1914 the Carpathia incurred the wrath of the Italian government for failing to obtain an emigrant licence, which was required to carry their nationals, and was subsequently fined.
www.linerslost.wanadoo.co.uk /Carpathia.htm   (495 words)

  
 Carpathia Financial Services
Carpathia Business Services, LLC operates through business units designed to evaluate, understand and appreciate the root causes of your challenges.
Carpathia CEO provides full-time, interim leadership for companies in crisis, as well as part-time leadership consulting.
Carpathia Accounting Services provides full-time, project, interim, or part-time accountants to help you meet the challenges in your operations, from the ordinary to the extraordinary.
www.carpathia.com   (635 words)

  
 Carpathia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
RMS Carpathia was a steamship, notable for its role in the rescue of survivors from the sinking of the Titanic on April 15, 1912.
Carpathia is a fictional Balkan kingdom in the movies The Prince and the Showgirl, Ghostbusters II, and Dragon Storm.
Nicolae Carpathia, the fictional Antichrist and head of the Global Community in Left Behind.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Carpathia   (151 words)

  
 R.M.S. Carpathia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Until 1915, she generally spent summers on the New York-Liverpool route and winters on a New York-Trieste route where Cunard served as the Hungarian government's official emigration agent.
The outbreak of World War I ended the Trieste service, and Carpathia remained on the Liverpool-New York route from 1915 until 17 July 1918, when she was torpedoed and sunk by U55, 170 miles west of Bishop Rock.
Carpathia's greatest fame, of course, is unrelated to her service to Cunard.
www.greatships.net /carpathia.html   (304 words)

  
 Cunard Line: Carpathia
On 5 May 1903 the Carpathia left Liverpool on her maiden voyage, travelling via Queenstown to New York The Carpathia plied the Liverpool to New York or Boston route in the Summer and, between November and May, she carried immigrants (mainly Hungarian) from Trieste and Fiume to America.
For the story of Carpathia's involvement in the rescue of the Titanic survivors, see the entry for her captain at that time: Arthur Henry Rostron.
On 17 July 1918 the Carpathia was travelling in a convoy, bound for Boston, when she was struck by two torpedoes some 120 miles west of Fastnet.
www.encyclopedia-titanica.org /ship.php?id=154   (503 words)

  
 Carpathia And The Rescue   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Rostron had even ordered the steam-heating which supplied the passengers' cabins to be shut-off, conserving yet more steam for the engines, which had never worked so fast in their lives, nor would they ever again.
By 3.30am, Carpathia had reached the exact position given by Titanic's radio operator, but sickeningly, there was nothing to see.
First Class passenger Elizabeth Allen was the first to be taken aboard at 4.10a.m., and she confirmed to Carpathia's stunned purser that Titanic had indeed sunk.
www.titanic-titanic.com /carpathia.shtml   (574 words)

  
 Numa Team Brings Back First Footage of Carpathia Remains   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Now we have footage of the RMS Carpathia in her watery grave at the bottom of the ocean off the coast of Ireland.
The heroic rescue made the Carpathia and her crew famous throughout history as the ship that rescued the Titanic survivors.
A third torpedo slammed into the Carpathia's hull as her lifeboats were being lowered, killing five of her crew.
www.numa.net /press/092100.html   (697 words)

  
 TGOL - Carpathia
Ten minutes later, the Carpathia was gone, some two and a half hours since the initial impact.
Today, the Carpathia remains were she once sank, at position 49.
His intentions are to return to the Carpathia's resting place and conduct an extensive exploration of the wreck, perhaps even document it on film.
www.greatoceanliners.net /carpathia.html   (1230 words)

  
 Ocean Zone Divers - Wrecks UK - SS Carpathia
The SS Carpathia was a luxury passenger steamer of 8660 tonnes for a total length of 164.5m, 19.6m at the beam and a draught of 11.4m.
In addition to her immigrant traffic, Carpathia also carried wealthy Americans on holiday with additional stops being made at the ports of Gibraltar, Genoa and Naples.
On the 17th of July 1918, Carpathia was travelling in a convoy from Liverpool to Boston, when she was struck by two torpedoes some 120 miles west of Fastnet.
www.oceanzonedivers.com /wrecks/uk/carpathia.html   (624 words)

  
 Left Behind: Nicolae Carpathia in the Apocalypse Series
Carpathia was an international figure, and part of the reason the U.N. peacekeeping forces and the United States Army Rangers were presently in-country.
Carpathia had taken his own country by storm, becoming the darling of the population over the last few years after getting off to a less-than-sterling beginning.
Carpathia's name had been in the news a lot lately, especially as a diplomat promoting the increase of U.N. peacekeeping efforts, but Remington had never thought that Carpathia would be on a firstname basis with a CIA section chief.
www.leftbehind.com /channelbooks.asp?pageid=976&channelID=202   (2315 words)

  
 The "Carpathia" races to the rescue
Waiting up on the deck for the exhausted survivors the "Carpathia's" crew and passengers were waiting with hot liquid and warm clothing.
On the "Carpathia" conditions were deteriorating, a fierce storm broke on Tuesday and dogged the ship the rest of the way to New York.
The Carpathia medal and the citation presented by the City of New York is still in the family being in the possession o...
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/titanic_retired/19724/3   (500 words)

  
 Battle Defendre Carpathia
All personal that was not to be made a permanent part of the settlement was scheduled to return to Caprica aboard the Carpathia and a luxury liner that accompanied the three cargo ships.
A week later while waiting to meet Gaius the day before Stephan was to depart on the Carpathia he ran into her and a friend that was the same height but looked a different with dark hair and darker complexion.
Once on the Carpathia he was shocked to see Renetia working as a computer advisor for the consortium of companies that was funding the mission.
home.comcast.net /~princess4ever476/battle_defendre_carpathia.htm   (3988 words)

  
 RMS Carpathia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The RMS Carpathia was built by Swan Hunter and Wigham Richardson at their Newcastle, United Kingdom shipyard.
Carpathia made her maiden voyage on May 5, 1903 from Liverpool to Boston, USA, and ran service between New York, Trieste and various Mediterranean ports.
The Carpathia was sailing from New York City when her wireless operator, Harold Cottam, received distress signals from the RMS Titanic.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/RMS_Carpathia   (447 words)

  
 WebTitanic | Other Liners | The RMS Carpathia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
After the Californian, the Carpathia was the closest ship to the Titanic, at 51 miles away.
At great risk to itself, the Carpathia exceeded its maximum speed through waters full of field ice, growlers and of course Icebergs.
The crew and passengers of the Carpathia did all they could to help survivors as much as possible.
www.webtitanic.net /framecar.html   (193 words)

  
 Carpathia's Rescue Mission
Book after book has told us how she raced 58 miles to the rescue, dodging icebergs and pushing her engines beyond their limits to reach 17½ knots.
Carpathia had covered as much as 40 miles at 15 knots.
Her sidelights were visible over an arc of 112.5°, as required by regulations.
www.users.senet.com.au /~gittins/carpathia.html   (2895 words)

  
 Carpathia Captain Honored by U.S. Senate for Titanic Rescues - 1912
The Senate passed a joint resolution extending the thanks of Congress and appropriating $1000 for a medal to Captain Arthur H. Rostron of the Carpathia and also a vote of thanks to the Carpathia crew.
The committee does not believe the wireless operator on the Carpathia was duly vigilant in handling his messages after the accident, and declared the practice of allowing wireless operators to sell their stories should be stopped.
The committee deems the course followed by Captain Rostron of the Carpathia as deserving of the highest praise and worthy of special recognition.
www.sfmuseum.org /hist6/carpathia.html   (1056 words)

  
 Carpathia Corporation :: Carpathia Expands Into California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The execution of Carpathia's expansion strategy focuses on entering key markets across the country through the acquisition of firms that are a natural fit with its business model, as well as organic growth.
Carpathia's equity financing was led by the partners of CGP (Chicago Growth Partners) Fund VIII, Peppertree Capital, and the Private Equity Group of Goldman Sachs Asset Management.
Carpathia Corporation, its subsidiaries, and their respective taglines are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Carpathia Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries.
sev.prnewswire.com /banking-financial-services/20060919/LATU07919092006-1.html   (714 words)

  
 MaritimeQuest - Carpathia Builder's Data
Rostron raced Carpathia through ice fields at speeds of up to 17 knots to reach the scene of the disaster.
The Carpathia School in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is named after the RMS Carpathia.
In Sept. 1999 the wreck of the Carpathia was located by the National Underwater and Marine Agency (NUMA).
www.maritimequest.com /liners/carpathia_data.htm   (153 words)

  
 Discovery Of The Carpathia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
A U.S. expedition confirmed Friday it had located the wreck of RMS Carpathia, the ship that rescued 705 survivors from the Titanic and that was later torpedoed by a German U boat.
A never before published four-page letter, hand-dated April 24, 1912, by Luke Hoyt - a passenger on the Carpathia describing what he called the "greatest tragedy of the seas'' - was also released Friday, telling how Titanic survivors were rescued from lifeboats in the dark by the Carpathia.
The Carpathia was steaming in convoy from Liverpool to Boston on July 17, 1918, when it was hit by two torpedoes from the German U-boat.
www.titanic-titanic.com /carpathia_found.shtml   (510 words)

  
 Carpathia by Phone
Carpathia by Phone includes a convenient computerized bill payment service that lets you pay your bills when you want to, anytime of day, any day of the week, from wherever you are.
Carpathia by Phone is the easiest way to pay your bills.
Also, your Carpathia Credit Union member statement will itemize in detail all bill payments made during the month.
www.carpathiacu.mb.ca /credun/services/byPhone.htm   (279 words)

  
 Carpathia Hosting, Inc. - Web Hosting Provider, Dedicated Servers, Dedicated Hosting, Colocation - Ashburn, Washington ...
Carpathia Hosting, provides enterprise application hosting for government agencies and businesses that require 100% application availability.
Carpathia Hosting services have been developed to fully support every required aspect of Enterprise Hosting.
Customers of Carpathia Hosting have the option of having the Carpathia engineering team design a complete turn key application platform or selecting individual services to augment their existing systems.
www.carpathiahost.com   (192 words)

  
 carpathia properties and investment, inc.
Carpathia Properties and Investments, inc. is a real estate corporation licensed by the california department of real estate, specializing in the brokering of health care facilities.
To ensure our ability to provide consistent and effective professional service, Carpathia Properties has focused primarily on the northern california region (especially the greater san francisco bay area) and locations within at least a 2-hour driving distance from our office.
when representing buyers, Carpathia properties can search for properties in their areas of interest, working either directly with a seller or with one of a few hand picked cooperating health care brokers.
www.carpathiaproperties.com   (294 words)

  
 SWsoft - Partners - Carpathia Hosting
Carpathia Hosting is a leading provider of high performance Internet hosting and intelligently routed bandwidth services.
Carpathia Hosting employs the following values to guide our decisions, both corporate and individual, as we develop our company into a premier hosting provider that delivers exceptional service to customers and creates pride among our employees.
Carpathia Hosting is committed to financial excellence, which we achieve through the pursuit of profitability and sustained growth.
www.swsoft.com /es/partners/current/type,32/company,436   (272 words)

  
 WebCPA | Carpathia Expands into California
The move into metropolitan Los Angeles and San Francisco is Carpathia's first foray outside its home base in the Philadelphia area, where it announced its investment in Lordi Consulting and Peopleflex in October 2005.
Carpathia's expansion strategy focuses on entering key markets across the country through the acquisition of firms that are a natural fit with its business model, as well as organic growth.
The senior management from all three firms will join Carpathia's leadership team and be directly involved with servicing clients in their respective markets.
www.webcpa.com /article.cfm?articleid=21942   (383 words)

  
 Carpathia - CFO   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
We are sensitive to people and cultures, while we drive performance improvements through enhanced effectiveness and efficiency.
Carpathia CFO provides full-time, interim, or part-time financial executive consulting.
Carpathia CFO will help you identify, select and document the CSFs crucial to your operations.
www.carpathiacorporation.com /cfo.html   (419 words)

  
 The "Carpathia" races to the rescue
The Carpathia medal and the citation presented by the City of New York is still in the family being in the possession of his grandson in America.
My mother, his grand daughter lectures on features of the rescue and is always willing to meet and share information with other interested parties.
My father, Joseph Nacinovich, was a cabin boy on the Carpathia (he was born in 1899 and was just over 12 years old.) I know very little about the story.
www.suite101.com /discussion.cfm/titanic_retired/42090   (211 words)

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