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Picture of the Titanic

Picture of the Titanic England Boats, Ships Post Card Clubs & Collecting
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Stock #: 282579
Type: Postcard
Era: Continental Chrome
Country: England
Postmark: 1983 Jan-26
PM City: Van Nuys
PM State: CA
Stamp: 13c
Size: 4" x 6" (10.25 x 15.25 cm)
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The White Star Liner Titanic. On April 2nd, 1912, delayed one day beacause of high winds, the new RMS Titanic steamed out of the Harland and Wolff yards for her trials for the British Boardof Trade. Reported to have reached a speed of 24 knots, the lightly loaded Titanic passed her trials with ease. Later that day, she headed for Southampton, England to ready for her maiden voyage to start at noon, April 10, 1912. The Titanic, thelargest linerin her day was 882 3/4 feet long, 92 1/2 feet wide and over 46, 328 gross tons in weight