38 items found relating to : Trimmer
|TITANIC TRIMMER GEORGE CAVELL
Photograph of former Titanic trimmer George Henry Cavell, from an identity card c. 1918. ...
|TOWER HILL, LONDON WAR MEMORIAL
In Memory Of Fireman and Trimmer George Terrill Thresher SS Parkhill (Methil) Merchant Navy Who Died aged 52 [Fireman and Trimmer Thresher, Son of George Samuel and Catherine Thresher, husband of Jane Thresher of Felling, Co. Durh...
|PROUDFOOT FAMILY INFORMATION
Richard Royston Proudfoot, signed on as a trimmer for the Titanic engine department in April 1912. His birth was registered at Plymouth, Devon in the September Quarter of 1890. He was the son of Royston Jesse Proudfoot and Jane Gendle (nee W...
|TITANIC DISCHARGED CREW
Crew members, most of whom had "signed-on" but, for one reason or another, failed to board the ship or were not aboard when the accident occurred. ...
|EUSTACE PHILIP SNOW
Photograph of Titanic survivor, Trimmer Eustace Philip Snow. ...
|New York Times||LEAPED FROM LINER AT SEA TO SAVE MAN
9th May 1913
Majestic's First Officer Dived Overboard after Coal Trimmer Who Attempted Suicide --- BUT LIFEBOAT MADE RESCUE --- Gift from Passengers for Officer's Deed--Another of Crew who Sought Death Successful --- The ...
|The Times||LIFE-SAVING AT SEA
12th July 1913
AWARD OF THE KING'S MEDALS The King has been pleased, on the recommendation of the President of the Board of Trade, to award medals for gallantry in saving life at sea to the folowing persons: A silver medal t...
|The Times||PRESENTATION OF MEDALS FOR GALLANTRY
17th December 1913
BUCKINGHAM PALACE, DEC. 16---The King this morning decorated the following with medals for acts of gallantry on land and at sea as stated against their names:--- BOARD OF TRADE MEDALS Lieutenant ...
|MR WILLIAM TAGGART - DELIVERY CREW TRIMMER
Mr William Taggart was born in Belfast in 1889 and began work with the Harland & Wolff yard as an apprentice. He was one of the workers who helped to build Titanic from day one. He had also been a crewmember of the Olympic. When the Titanic...
|CLEAN-SHAVEN MCQUILLAN, THE MYSTERY BLADE-DONOR?
(William McQuillan, from a family photo)...
|THE MILLER'S SON
Albert Barker was born in the village of King's Worthy on the River Itchen in Hampshire, just a few miles upstream from the dock where Titanic would begin its voyage 19 years later. His father was a miller at nearby Abbot's W...
|The Epsom, Ewell & Banstead Post||TITANIC SURVIVOR TO BE COMMEMORATED
23rd March 2005
Titanic disaster survivor George Pelham, a one-time patient of one of the Epsom cluster of former psychiatric hospitals, will be commemorated. One of the roads on the Livingstone Park housing development being built by Charles Church, on t...
|TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT FAIRVIEW LAWN CEMETERY
Row 1 ...
|Daily Mirror||THE FIGHT FOR THE TITANICS LAST LIFEBOAT
17th May 1912
One of the most thrilling narratives of the Titanic, disaster is that of Frank Dymond, an ex-Navy man, who was placed in charge of boat No. 15...
|The Witney Gazette||TITANIC SURVIVORS' STORIES ON ARRIVAL AT PLYMOUTH
4th May 1912
One hundred and sixty-seven survivors of the crew of the Titanic landed at Plymouth on Sunday from the Red Star liner Lapland. They told a large number of full and graphic stories of the disaster. One of the chief facts brought to light i...
Brian J. Ticehurst
FREDERICK SHEATH was born in 1892 at number 12 Bell Street, Southampton, the house was a two-up, two-down terraced house with an outside toilet and no garden. Bell Street was situated in the lower, poorer part of town and not f...
|New-York Tribune|| MAJESTIC IN WITH CHIEF OFFICER A HERO
9th May 1913
Passengers Cheer David Blair, Who Risked Life in Fog to Save Fireman --- DIVED IN MIDOCEAN --- Women Weep as Gallant Sailor and Man for Whom He Jumped Are Helped Over Side ---...
|Titanica!||THE UNFORTUNATE TALE OF LITTLE WALTEE
4th August 2012
Dave Fredericks explores the tragic story of Little Waltee, the four-year-old son of Titanic Trimmer Walter Fredericks....
|Titanica!||LIFEBOATS EXTINGUISHED THEIR LIGHTS!
6th December 2011
Lifeboats from the Titanic extinguished their lights in order not to become attractive beacons for swimmers after the sinking....
|Titanica!||ERNEST GILL IN AUSTRALIA
29th July 2009
Judiciously, Ernest Gill journeyed to Australia. The former Californian crewman, a profiteer from the Titanic disaster, plied his seafaring trade Down Under in years thereafter. A do...
|Titanica!||THE REAL JACK DAWSON
11th March 2001
Jack Dawson was a fictional character but new research reveals fascinating insights into his namesake - one of the most intriguing of Titanic victims....
|Titanic Review||THE TITANIC: EVERYTHING WAS AGAINST US
16th May 2012
Dr Paul Lee reviews a new Titanic book which brings an unorthodox approach to Titanic storytelling....
|Titanica!||A HOLY GRAIL - THE MISSING DEPOSITIONS
6th May 2004
THERE is an undiscovered Titanic out there… one that may hold greater meaning than relocated rust at the bottom of the North Atlantic. The lost Titanic arguably resides in 138 crew depositions of the subjecti...
|Titanica!||WALTER FRANCIS FREDERICKS : A BIOGRAPHY
25th September 2009
David William Fredericks
A brief biography of Walter Francis Fredericks (14 Apr 1891 – 30 Jun 1960) with a focus on the events of April 1912 Walter Francis Fredericks’ grandfather was Francis Fredericks – a Naturalised British...
|Gare Maritime||PEGGY ON A SKIN BOAT
14th May 2003
Son of Titanic survivor David Haisman recalls working as a deck boy on a banana boat in the 1950s...