Samson: The Titanic's Mystery Ship: The Yarmouth Connection


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Community
Year published:
1999
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Story of the Sampson, a Norwegian fishing vessel that could have rescued many victims of the Titanic had she been equipped with a radio. Admiral Richard E. Byrd chose this wooden ship for his South Pole expedition. The Sampson picked up Ernest Shackleton and his party at the end of their wintering in Antarctica.