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Our dad the Titanic hero: Sid the teenage steward saved lives and leapt into sea

Titanic steward Sidney Daniels who saved numerous lives and survived by climbing on to an upturned lifeboat has been hailed a hero by his children. When disaster struck the brave 18-year-old roused dozens of sleeping passengers and helped launch a lifeboat that saved 24 people. He then leaped from the doomed liner into the icy sea and later clambered on to the capsized vessel. He would go on to wed, have seven kids and die in 1983, aged 89. Now five of his children, thought to be…

from the Guardian

Queen Elizabeth II's fashion through the decades

neon pink & purple royalty ~@Amy Werring ~when you are talking to people in the checkout lane while you sit in your scooter, you need to wear a hat like this

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Grosmont Railway Station (GMT)

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) is a heritage railway in North Yorkshire, England. First opened in 1836 as the Whitby and Pickering Railway, the railway was planned in 1831 by George Stephenson as a means of opening up trade routes inland from the then important seaport of Whitby. The line closed in 1965 and was reopened in 1973 by the North York Moors Historical Railway Trust Ltd. http://www.nymr.co.uk/

This is the pic of a space shuttle leaving our atmosphere taken from space by NASA. Amazing isn't it. And how nano are we in the cosmic scale

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Titanic: Faces of the crew

Harry Holman was 28 years old when he lost his life in the sinking. His body wasn’t recovered.