We all know where, 100 years ago, the master of the Titanic ended his voyage but here, at last, is an insight into where, as we might say today, he was coming from.
It’s subtitled “A Titanic Ghost Story*” but think quality interview –
“Steamship Master under pressure”, perhaps, with the by-line “Captain E.J.Smith was talking to Ann Victoria Roberts”.
As a shipmaster’s wife herself, AV could hear EJ’s every word – and more – and she tells the tale so very, very, well …
Maurice Meredith – volunteer crew member of Historic Steamship SHIELDHALL
* The subtitle has been changed in the revised edition after feedback from the Rubury Award