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Titanic Sea Trials

R.M.S. Titanic leaving Belfast for sea trials on April 2nd, 1912

Before the fateful maiden voyage that ended with a collision with an iceberg, RMS Titanic underwent sea trials, which started at 6 a.m. on Tuesday 2nd April 1912, and lasted about 12 hours. This photo shows the Titanic leaving Belfast, where she was built, for those trials.

R.M.S. Titanic leaving Belfast for sea trials on April 2nd, 1912

Original B&W photo.

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3 responses

  1. Pingback: [Tinting History] Titanic Sea Trials | netzlesen.de

  2. Quite a few lessons in the tragedy!

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    April 15, 2015 at 4:49 pm

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