Table 2
Launch Times Re-Examined

Port Side

Starboard Side

Time Boat In Charge of Loading Time Boat In Charge of Loading
12:40     12:40 7 Murdoch, Lowe
12:45     12:45 5 Murdoch, Lowe, Pitman
(at 12:43)
12:47   Rockets first fired      
12:50     12:50    
12:55     12:55 3 Murdoch, Lowe
1:00 8 Lightoller, Wilde, Smith 1:00    
1:05     1:05 1 Murdoch, Lowe
1:10 6 Lightoller, Smith
1:10    
1:15     1:15    
1:20 16 Moody 1:20    
1:25 14 Lowe, Wilde, Lightoller 1:25    
1:30 12 Wilde, Lightoller
1:30 9 Murdoch, Moody
1:35     1:35  11 Murdoch
1:40     1:40 13
15
Murdoch, Moody
Murdoch, Moody (at 1:41)
1:45 2 Wilde, Smith 1:45    
1:50
Rockets cease firing 1:50


1:50 10
4
Murdoch
Lightoller
1:50    
1:55     1:55    
2:00     2:00 C Murdoch, Wilde
2:05 D Lightoller, Wilde 2:05    
2:10     2:10    
2:15 (B) (Lightoller)
(bridge goes under)
2:15 (A) (Murdoch, Moody)
(bridge goes under)
2:20     2:20