2015-06-26 10:12:00

E Deck key for the door of a staff stairwell on the RMS Titanic, number 9 on Wikicollecting's top 10 most expensive items of Titanic memorabilia
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Craigie G

2015-06-26 10:12:00

No.2 on the list is fantastic. 'The key to the crows nest where the binoculars were kept'... One lookout, Fred Fleet, who survived, told the official inquiry that if they had had binoculars they would have seen the iceberg sooner. When asked how much sooner, Fleet replied: "Enough to get out of the way.". The key sold for £90,000 in 2007.

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