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Titanic bandmaster letter at auction

A letter written by the bandmaster of the Titanic who played as the doomed ship sank is to be sold at auction.

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Titanic bandmaster letter to be sold at auction

A letter written by the bandmaster of the Titanic who played as the ship sank is to be sold at auction. Experts say it could reach £50,000 - £60,000

Wallace Hartley, 33, from Colne is famous for playing on with his band as the ship sank to try and calm the frightened passengers.

A letter he wrote to his parents on the day the Titanic set sail will be sold at auction in Wiltshire this afternoon.

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