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August 1999 Transatlantic Cruise

The Titanic Remembered

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Left British maritime historian John Maxtone-Graham makes introductory remarks at special service of remembrance for RMS Titanic, upon reaching the location in the north Atlantic (41 deg, 46 min N latitude, 50 deg, 14 min W longitude) where the Titanic sank on the morning of April 15, 1912.
Right Captain Geir Lokoen tolls the ship's bell fifteen times, one for each of the hundred dead. Wreath on table was cast into the sea by the cruise director.

Some of the crowd gathered on the various decks to watch the service.