Queen Mary & The Haunted Valentine
Published October 17, 2014
45 min
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    Welcome to episode 2 of Astonishing Legends! This episode is about the floating hotel that the RMS Queen Mary has become and how she treats a couple of guests who've selected her for a romantic Valentine's Day getaway.  Links for folks who are interested! (Links not clickable in all podcast apps, visit our website if they aren't working for you.) The RMS Queen Mary - The Wikipedia entry on the Queen Mary.. The award for the fastest Atlantic crossing by a cruise ship, the Blue Riband. A timeline of her history from the Hotel website.  Some amazing older photos of her. The Queen Mary during World War II from the Hotel Website. A great article on rogue waves, including the one that hit the Queen Mary. A brief page on hauntings aboard her. There are many hundreds of websites on this. Here's a page detailing WWII troop crossings, aboard her. More amazing photos of her history.   John Pedder & Watertight Door 13 - A brief site discussing the death of John Pedder at watertight door #13.   The Munich - The Munich and the story as it's understood about her sinking.   The HMS Curacoa - Here's the wikipedia entry on the HMS Curacoa.   Indrid Cold -  A good page on Indrid Culd.   The Poseidon Adventure (original 1972) - One of the best original disaster movies there is, inspired by the Queen Mary and her brush with capsizing.    AL002
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