Titanic survivor believed to be buried in Creswell churchyard :: Worksop Today

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AN AFTERNOON surfing on the internet led a Creswell woman to the discovery that a Titanic survivor who died in the First World War is believed to be buried in the village Rita Williams 63 of Wood Avenue spotted the biography of Reginald Hardwick while surfing for stories about her villageI think this discovery is fantastic Its really exciting I have only had my computer a year When I came across a Titanic survivor in Creswell I passed it to my friends straight away said RitaReginald is believed to have been working as a kitchen porter on board the illfated voyage of 1912 when the famous ship hit an icebergBut he managed to escape on lifeboat 11 He was then taken on board the rescue ship Carpathia with other survivors which docked in New York