TITANIC DISASTER PHOTO...This haunting black and white photograph taken on board the Mackay Bennett body recovery ship following the Titanic disaster shows a mass funeral for dozens of the dead being buried in the Atlantic Ocean. The image - which has been discovered a century on from the disaster in 1912 - shows body bags stacked on the windswept deck while two crewman tip up a stretcher to drop a victim over the side.

TITANIC DISASTER PHOTO...This haunting black and white photograph taken on board the Mackay Bennett body recovery ship following the Titanic disaster shows a mass funeral for dozens of the dead being buried in the Atlantic Ocean. The image - which has been discovered a century on from the disaster in 1912 - shows body bags stacked on the windswept deck while two crewman tip up a stretcher to drop a victim over the side.

A platinum, 18 carat gold and diamond ring that most probably belonged to one of the Titanics first class passengers.

A platinum, 18 carat gold and diamond ring that most probably belonged to one of the Titanics first class passengers.

Diary of a sailor who retrieved bodies of Titanic victims from the ocean: "Fine weather started to pick up bodies at six a.m. and continued all day till five thirty P.M. Recovered fifty one bodies, forty six men four women and one baby. Burried twenty four men at sea at eight fifteen P.M. Rev Canon Hinds in attendance also Ships Company. Bodies in good state but badly bruised by being knocked about in the water."

Diary of a sailor who retrieved bodies of Titanic victims from the ocean: "Fine weather started to pick up bodies at six a.m. and continued all day till five thirty P.M. Recovered fifty one bodies, forty six men four women and one baby. Burried twenty four men at sea at eight fifteen P.M. Rev Canon Hinds in attendance also Ships Company. Bodies in good state but badly bruised by being knocked about in the water."

This is Rosa Abbott, a Third Class passenger on Titanic. Rosa was the only woman to be pulled alive from the icy waters on that fateful night. She was travelling on Titanic with her sons, Rossmore, aged 16, and Eugene, aged 13. When the ship sank, she was pulled into collapsible Lifeboat A. Her sons did not survive.

This is Rosa Abbott, a Third Class passenger on Titanic. Rosa was the only woman to be pulled alive from the icy waters on that fateful night. She was travelling on Titanic with her sons, Rossmore, aged 16, and Eugene, aged 13. When the ship sank, she was pulled into collapsible Lifeboat A. Her sons did not survive.

Annie Clemmer Funk was 38 years old when she died during the sinking. Her body was not recovered

Annie Clemmer Funk was 38 years old when she died during the sinking. Her body was not recovered

The Unsinkable Molly Brown & Captain John Smith at last night's #Titanic VIP Night. #hmnstitanic

The Unsinkable Molly Brown & Captain John Smith at last night's #Titanic VIP Night. #hmnstitanic

This picture, taken by Father Frank Browne, depicts steerage passengers getting settled on their Titanic deck.

This picture, taken by Father Frank Browne, depicts steerage passengers getting settled on their Titanic deck.

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