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The ‘Ocean Child’ and the sinking of the RMS Tayleur

Gill Hoffs, author of The Sinking of RMS Tayleur: The Lost Story of the ‘Victorian Titanic’ used The British Newspaper Archive extensively for her research. She got in touch to tell us the touching story of the ‘Ocean Child’. We’d love to hear about what you’ve discovered too – email press@britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk   **************   Put simply, my book could not have been written without The British Newspaper Archive.  The 1854 disaster made headlines around the world, but has since been

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