Lady Duff Gordon Titanic.

By Austin Harmon

personal info and travelling companions

http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/lady-duff-gordon.html Her name was Lucy Duff Gordon she was born on Saturday the 13th of June on 1863. she traveled with her husband Cosmo Duff Gordon and he survived.

The Ship

http://www.titanicfacts.net/ 269.1 - the length of the Titanic in metres (882 feet 9 inches).

825 - the amount of coal used per day, in tonnes

10,000 - the approximate number of lamp bulbs used on the ship.

$7,500,000 the cost of building the RMS Titanic.

2 - the number of workers killed during the build.

20 - horses needed to transport the main anchor.

the cost of here ticket was £56 and she was first class. The accommodations were pretty small but really fancy and had allot in them.

Disaster and Rescue

http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/lady-duff-gordon.html http://www.titanicfacts.net/ At 11.40pm on the 14th April 1912, on the way to New York and on her trip, the Titanic struck the iceberg that would lead to her sinking less than 3 hours later. At around 2.20am on the 15th April, the Titanic disappeared beneath the surface of the Atlantic Ocean, a disaster that resulted in the loss of more than 1,500 lives, almost two-thirds of the people on board.Lady Duff-Gordon and her husband were rescued in lifeboat 1 which carried only 12 people despite having a capacity of 40.

LIFE AFTER TITANIC

From 1932?35 Lady Duff-Gordon, her business collapsed and living in straitened circumstances, lived at 6 villas-on-the-Heath, Hampstead, London. 22 At the time of her death in April 1935, aged 71, she was living in a nursing home in Putney, London.