A framed Marconigram, RMS Titanic 5.5x8ins.(14x20cm) 1
Lot 2026
[TITANIC] A Marconi message from R.M.S. Titanic to R.M.S. Olympic
14 April 1912 5-1/2 x 8 ins.(14 x20 cm.) 1
Sold for US$ 27,500 inc. premium
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[TITANIC] A Marconi message from R.M.S. Titanic to R.M.S. Olympic
14 April 1912
1. (Titanic to Olympic)
To: Olympic
Eleven pm NEW YORK TIME TITANIC SENDING OUT SIGNALS OF DISTRESS ANSWERED HIS CALLS.
TITANIC REPLIES AND GIVES ME HIS POSITION 41.46 N 50 14 W, AND SAYS "WE HAVE STRUCK AN ICE BERG".
OUR DISTANCE FROM TITANIC 505 MILES."
5-1/2 x 8 ins.(14 x20 cm.) (1)

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    John Booth and Sean Coughlan, Titanic - Signals of Disaster, White Star Publications, Wiltshire, UK, 1993, pgs 160-161.
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