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Titanic was not sunk by iceberg   a fire caused doomed liner to sinkMore then 1,500 people lost their lives when the ship sunk on it's maiden voyage in 1912

17:30, 31 DEC 2016Updated10:39, 3 JAN 2017RMS Titanic was built in Belfast, Ireland, by Harland and Wolff Shipbuilders (Image: SSPL)

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The doomed Titanic did not sink because of ice, cheap jerseys a new theory suggests.

Instead the liner's fate was sealed by completely the opposite   fire.

A journalist who has researched the Titanic and its disastrous end for the past 30 years claims the ship's hull was weakened by flames, meaning a minor iceberg collision was turned into the major catastrophe we know today.

"The official Titanic inquiry branded [the sinking] as an act of God," said Senan Molony.

"This isn't a simple story of colliding with an iceberg and sinking.

Key used by Titanic hero to unlock cupboard with lifejackets for passengers set to fetch By the time the fire was put out four days later, Mr Molony believes the steel hull was made brittle and weak by the 1,000C heat.

The collision with an iceberg on the ship's maiden voyage to America was enough to tear the ship's hull apart, causing the Cheap Seahawks Jerseys Titanic to sink.

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The tragedy in April 1912 claimed the lives of more than 1,500 people.

"Since 1912, there has been this myth of a 300ft gash that opened the ship up but when the wreckage cheap jerseys was examined people were perplexed because they couldn't find anything like it," he added.

Mr Molony will present his theory about the disaster in a documentary, titled Titanic: The New Evidence, which will be broadcast on New Year's Day.

In the Channel 4 programme he points to dark marks on the ship's hull seen in a number of recently auctioned photographs.

"Nobody has investigated these marks before or dwelled upon them," he said.

"It totally changes cheap world cup jerseys the narrative.

Titanic officer's letter describes how crew members accepted fate and said 'goodbye old man' before being washed overboard

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