Building the Titanic
Built by the White Star Line
883 ft long
92 ft wide
46,328 tons
104 ft high
29 boilers
3 prope...
Setting Sail
Set sail on Thursday April 11, 1912
2223 people on board
Left Queenstown, Ireland for New York
The captai...
Disaster!

11:40 pm Sunday, April 14, 1912

the Titanic hit an iceberg

The hole was over 300ft long
First lifeboat was...
Rescue!
Carpathia comes to the rescue
When it received the SOS it was 60

miles away

Some of the people were in lifebo...
Rediscovery
It was rediscovered in 1985 by Robert Ballard
2 1/2 miles underwater
Sank in two pieces
Rediscovery
Location where the Titanic wreck was discovered
Rediscovery



"The debris field hit me the most, here in that ghostly expanse of sea
floor 350 miles off Newfoundland, t...
Last Living Titanic Survivor
Millvina Dean, age 97
Died in 2009
Only 2 months old at time

of sinking
Rescued with mot...
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  1. 1. Building the Titanic Built by the White Star Line 883 ft long 92 ft wide 46,328 tons 104 ft high 29 boilers 3 propellers 3 million rivets 16 water-tight compartments
  2. 2. Setting Sail Set sail on Thursday April 11, 1912 2223 people on board Left Queenstown, Ireland for New York The captain’s name was Edward J. Smith
  3. 3. Disaster! 11:40 pm Sunday, April 14, 1912 the Titanic hit an iceberg The hole was over 300ft long First lifeboat was launched at 12:40 am with only 19 people on board It took 160 minutes for the Titanic to sink
  4. 4. Rescue! Carpathia comes to the rescue When it received the SOS it was 60 miles away Some of the people were in lifeboats for 4 hours 1517 souls perished Only 706 people survived
  5. 5. Rediscovery It was rediscovered in 1985 by Robert Ballard 2 1/2 miles underwater Sank in two pieces
  6. 6. Rediscovery Location where the Titanic wreck was discovered
  7. 7. Rediscovery  "The debris field hit me the most, here in that ghostly expanse of sea floor 350 miles off Newfoundland, the people who died during the early hours of April 15th 1912, leaves me with this everlasting memory" ~ Dr. Robert Ballard ~
  8. 8. Last Living Titanic Survivor Millvina Dean, age 97 Died in 2009 Only 2 months old at time of sinking Rescued with mother and older brother, Bertram Lowered into lifeboat in mailbag Father did not survive Has no memory of the tragedy

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