June 22nd 2012
Several recent reviews have been added to the Olympic Titanic Britannic: An Illustrated History of the ‘Olympic’ Class Ships book page.
March 25th 2012
Olympic Titanic Britannic: An Illustrated History of the ‘Olympic’ Class Ships, has been reprinted due to high demand. Initial reviews have also been added to the page.
February 9th 2012
Mark’s new book, Olympic Titanic Britannic: An Illustrated History of the ‘Olympic’ Class Ships, was released on January 31st 2012. Signed copies can be ordered through this website.
Extracts from Art Braunschweiger’s review of the revised edition of The ‘Olympic’ Class Ships have been added, as well as a link for readers who wish to read the entire review online.
January 1st 2012
As we enter 2012, may all visitors to the website have a happy, contented and prosperous New Year! Mark Chirnside’s Reception Room had a successful 2011, with more page loads, unique visits and returning visitors than in any previous year. Thanks again to everybody who has visited and supported the site.
Mark’s new book, Olympic Titanic Britannic: An Illustrated History of the ’Olympic’ Class Ships, is available for pre-order, and a preview has also been added to the site. It is expected to be published in February 2012 but your copies can be reserved immediately.
A new article has been added with a complete chronology of Britannic’s hospital ship service: Britannic Hospital Ship Voyage Chronology: 1915-16. Lionel Codus’ General Arrangement ‘Design “D”’ Concept for Yard Nos. 400 and 401 (Olympic and Titanic) July 1908 is another new addition.
Updates from 2011 were archived: News/Updates 2011.