Titanic victim’s long-lost letter surfaces, describes near miss as doomed ship set out on its maiden voyage

April 20, 2019 0 By NIKESHOE

The Titanic (right) and the SS City of New York come "within an ace" of colliding with each other at Southampton as Titanic departed on its ill-fated maiden voyage, April 10, 1912.

A letter written by one of Titanic’s crew to his wife just days before the doomed liner sank in the icy waters of the North Atlantic is up for auction in the U.K.