Cunard liner

TITANIC

When Titanic went down in 1912 three members of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers went with it.  Most famously, Thomas Andrews the ship’s designer (Member from 1902), by the time of the sinking he had become managing director of the design department.  It was standard practise for a group of Harland and Wolff workers to travel on newly built ships’ maiden voyages to observe them … Continue reading TITANIC