Titanic Survivor Elsie Doling



Elsie Doling was born on Monday October 30 1893. And was 18 years old when she was on the titanic. She was on the titanic with Mrs.Ada Julia Elizabeth Doling ( on the same ticket) and Mr.Henry Price Hodges ( who did not survive and was travelling apart) http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/images/doling_e_thm.jpg


The titanic was 882 feet and 8 inches high. And 883 inches long. What made the titanic unsinkable was that the Titanic's hulls were divided into a number of watertight compartments , so that it could still float if only the first four compartments were flooded.

Disaster and Rescue

What happened with the Titanic was around 11:00 p.m Phillips the operator ignored the ice warning from the Californian's .So the Titanic didn't see the ice burg on time and collided with it. The part of the ice burg fell on the stern of the ship. Then the departments started to flood one by one . Elsie Doling got rescued by the Carpathia.

Life After the titanic

My survivor lived in New York City for while , then she returned to England on April 18 1912. Elsie Doling went on the Titanic to get to New York City and visit her sister's in law mother.My survivor Elsie Doling died on Friday March 3rd on 1972.