Lifeboat from Titanic
Lifeboat to Carpathia
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Mackay, Mr Charles Donald 11 11 5.00


British Inquiry
Testimony of Charles MacKay

    10753. You eventually went to No. 11.? Describe what happened with regard to that? - No. 11 was lowered to A deck.

    10797. That is what I wanted to know. What did you do when you got into the boat in the water with people in it? Did you row away from the ship? - No, we had a bit of difficulty in getting away.
    10798. What difficulty did you have? - The after fall would not run clear in the first place - it took three men to get the stern of her away from the flush of the water running from the ship’s side.
    10799. After you got free, did you row away from the ship? - Yes.