The Survivor Lady Duff-Gordon
By: Cristian Mendoza
Info about Lady Duff-Gordon
Lucy Christiana (Lady Duff-Gordon) was born on June 13, 1863 and she was on the Titanic at the age of 48. She was traveling with her husband Sir Cosme Edmund Duff-Gordon. She was also on the ship with her maid Miss Laura Mabell Frameatelli. Her husband survied the Titanic crash but unknown evidence has said the same with Miss Laura.
Facts about the ship
Here is some facts about the ship. The height of the ship was 882 feet, the length of the ship was 883 inches or 269 meters. what made it unsinkable was that it had water tight compartments and electronically operated water tight doors. What decided the social classes were your wealth, education, and your background.
Disaster and rescue Info
The Titanic set sail on April 10, 1912 and after 4 days on around 11:40 p.m at April 14, 1912 also it sunk at April 15, 1912 at around 2:30 a.m. How Lady Duff-Gordon was rescued with her husband on the lifeboat number 1 and made it all the way to New York.
The Price for Lady Duff-Gordon Ticket
Lady Duff-Gordon was traveling on first class and the cost of the ticket was
56 euros 18 chillings and 7 pends.
Life after the Titanic
Lady Duff-Gordon lived at Hampstead, London with the business she was doing and then she moved to a nursing in Puntney, London when she was 71 years old. That is what she did also after the Titanic disaster. She died in April 1935 in the nursing home.
Lady Duff-Gordon on the Titanic
Lady Duff-Gordon about to get on the Titanic
How Lady Duff-Gordon looked liked when she entered the Titanic
A sketch of Lady Duff-Gordon
How she would've looked liked if she was still young and alive in a sketch