Real Pictures Of The Titanic Disaster Guaranteed To Give You Chills

Northern Ireland

The Titanic was built in Northern Ireland, This image shows workers from the Harland & Wolff Shipyard in Belfast. It was the largest ship to ever sail the seas before her tragic crash.
Northern Ireland

Luxurious

The Titanic offered the most luxurious facilities for her passengers, as you can see in this image of the Titanic’s dining room.
Luxurious

Second Class

There was also a second class area on the famous ship, which can be seen in this slide. Only 10% of the passengers had access to the first class, the rest of the passengers were put in the second class digs.
Second Class

The Ship

The Titanic set sail from Southampton In England on April 10, 1912. It was a highly anticipated moment. Four days later, it would hit an iceberg and sink.
The Ship

The Captain

Captain Edward John Smith was the captain of the ship. He is pictured here before he set sail in 1912. He was not blamed directly for the sinking of the ship. Many believe it had something to do with low grade rivets.
The Captain

Lifeboats

There were a number of people who were saved from the Titanic crash, and some were picked up by lifeboats.. This one belongs to RMS Carpathia, which helped to rescue survivors. But the Titanic itself, even though it had all those modern and luxurious features, had very few lifeboats in the event of a disaster.
Lifeboats

Memorabilia

Wreckage of the Titanic has been recovered from the sea bed. So have some of the passenger's belongings. This image, taken in 2008 in Atlanta, shows currency from around the world. It belongs to the largest collection of Titanic artefacts.
Memorabilia