September 15th, 2016 :
‘The Sinking of RMS Tayleur: The lost story of Liverpool's Victorian Titanic'
By Gill Hoffs
Both the Tayleur and the Titanic were operated by the White Star Line. Both were heralded as the most splendid ships of their time and both sank in tragic circumstances on their maiden voyage, the Tayleur some sixty years before the Titanic. Author Gill Hoffs recounts the story of the Tayleur.