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Titanic leaving Belfast for her sea trials on 2 April 1912
In what continues to be the most infamous cruise ship disaster in history, the "unsinkable" RMS Titanic set sail on its maiden voyage from England to New York City on April 10, 1912 and never made it to her destination. At 11:40 p.m. on April 14, 1912, the ship hit an iceberg, broke apart and sank at 2:20 a.m. on April 15, 1912. Of the total 2,201 people on board, only 711 survived.
The Titanic leaving Belfast while being guide by two tug boats
April 2nd 1912 - RMS Titanic leaving Belfast
When we look at old photos, black and white, in some cases a little battered by the passage of time is inevitable excitement that they provoke, as we take a journey through time. But if we could see these photos in color