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April 11 Titanic departs Cobh Southern Ireland (20 lifeboats & 2228 passengers)

White Star had made one fateful decision, dramatically reducing the number of lifeboats proposed by Titanic’s original designer, Alexander Carlisle. While Titanic’s 20 lifeboats actually exceeded Board of Trade requirements, they, and the four collapsible boats, provided space for barely … Continue reading

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Titanic Quarter East Belfast

Opening in April 2012, the £100m structure in the Titanic Quarter, east Belfast, will be the largest man-made tourist attraction in Northern Ireland’s history. The people behind the building believe the “spirit that built Titanic is reborn”. Six floors and … Continue reading

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