Bruce Ismay

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J. Bruce Ismay
... Joseph Bruce Ismay (12 December 1862 – 17 October 1937) was an English businessman who served as chairman and managing director of the White Star ... Ismay was born in Crosby, Lancashire, a small town near Liverpool ... He was the son of Thomas Henry Ismay (7 January 1837 – 23 November 1899) and Margaret Bruce (13 April 1837 – 9 April 1907), daughter of ship-owner ...
RMS Olympic - Background
... Bruce Ismay, and the American financier J ... Ismay preferred to compete on size rather than speed and proposed to commission a new class of liners that would be bigger than anything that had gone before as well as being the ... Bruce Ismay and other White Star Line executives ...
RMS Titanic - Background
... Bruce Ismay, and the American financier J. 1888, Lord Pirrie had been in talks with Bruce Ismay's father Thomas Henry Ismay about the construction of a four-funneled giant of these dimensions but it was decided no existing engine ... Ismay preferred to compete on size rather than speed and proposed to commission a new class of liners that would be bigger than anything that had gone before ...

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