The RMS Titanic was a massive British passenger liner that met an untimely end on April 15, 1912 when it collided with an iceberg during its first voyage and sank into the North Atlantic Ocean.
The crash of the Titanic resulted in over 1,500 fatalities and is still one of the largest maritime disasters during peacetime in history.
The disaster was Hollywood-ized and portrayed in the critically acclaimed film “Titanic,” featuring stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet.
We’ve found and compiled 10 real images of the Titanic that will definitely give you serious chills — especially #7 on the list.
#10 The Titanic’s Construction
Before any disaster could possibly be foreseen for this great ship, the RMS Titanic underwent construction on Queen’s Island, now more famously recognized as the Titanic Quarter. This shot was taken in the Belfast Harbour which was a part of the Harland and Wolff shipyard. It’s a great post-construction shot of the Titanic directly before launch.