Titanic band player Wallace Hartley's violin

Titanic band player Wallace Hartley's violin - I remember my grandmother telling me she knew the violin player who went down with the Titanic. I wonder if this is the man she knew?

Daniel Buckley Jr. was one of the third class passengers locked below deck when Titanic was flooding. Another passenger broke the lock on the gate, and Buckley was able to sneak onto Lifeboat 15.

: was one of the third class passengers locked below deck when the Titanic was flooding. Another passengers broke the lock on the gate, and Buckley was able to sneak onto Lifeboat

A Titanic family feud: The mother and child disowned by in-laws after death of ship's hero violinist #DailyMail

A Titanic family feud: The mother and child disowned by in-laws after death of ship's hero violinist

Violinist Jock Hume was one of the band members who played on as the Titanic sank. Here, his grandson reveals how his self-sacrifice tore his family apart.

This is an engaging and entertaining reference guide about the Titanic - perfect for younger readers. Eyewitness Titanic explains one of the most dramatic maritime disasters in history. You can discov

Titanic (Eyewitness)

Titanic by DK, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Jack Prideaux, 3rd Class Titanic Steward  Jack Prideaux, who was born in Southampton, was one of the stewards on board Titanic. There were over 300 stewards working on the ship, looking after the needs of passengers.  Prideaux was assigned to care for those in Third Class. The 23 year old died when Titanic sank, his body was never found.

Third-Class Titanic Steward, Jack Prideaux, was born in Southampton. There were over 300 stewards working on the ship, looking after the needs of passengers. The died when Titanic sank.

Reverend Hartley, who was lost in the 'Titanic' shipping disaster, with his niece and daughter who both survived the tragedy.

John Harper, passenger on theTitanic with his daughter and niece - 16 Harper was a Baptist preacher on his way to the U. with daughter and niece. On the tragic night, he put them in a lifeboat before he perished.

Rare Pictures, Artifacts of Titanic Exhibited Ahead of 100th Year of its Sinking

Rare Pictures, Artifacts of Titanic Exhibited Ahead of 100th Year of its Sinking

Rare Pictures, Artifacts of Titanic Exhibited Ahead of Year of its Sinking

The violin that was apparently played to calm passengers on the Titanic as it sank was sold for £900,000 in just 10 minutes at auction in Wiltshire. It was played by band leader Wallace Hartley, who died along with 1,517 others as the ship went down. It had a guide price of £300,000.

THE CURATOR of the Titanic in Lancashire Museum has rubbished claims that Wallace Hartley’s violin has been found. Titanic auctioneers Henry Aldridge and Son claim a violin played by Colne bandmast…

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