A special edition, carrying first news of the Titanic disaster. Although the ship is reported to be sinking, all lives are reported safe. Tragically this proved wrong. On board was understood to be a passenger from Bath - A Miss E.C. Trout was booked by Bell & Co. in Bath. Miss Trout was was a sister to Mrs Collins, wife of Mr Collins, tobacconist of Stall Street. A cargo of furniture from the Albion Cabinet Works was on board, a number of cranes were made by Stothert & Pitt.
Bath & Wilts Chronicle, Mon April 15,1912
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