Rms titanic

Click here to load reader

  • date post

    20-Aug-2015
  • Category

    Education

  • view

    340
  • download

    1

Embed Size (px)

Transcript of Rms titanic

  1. 1. Presented By:Abhishek Pachisia 090102801
  2. 2. Popularly known as Titanic. Also called Unsinkable Ship British Passenger Liner She was the largest ship afloat at the time of her maiden voyage Built between 190911 by the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast. Southampton, England to New York City Maiden voyage : 10 April 1912
  3. 3. Owner: White Star Line Port of registry: Liverpool, United Kingdom Ordered: 17 September 1908 Builder: Harland and Wolff, Belfast Yard number: 401 Laid down: 31 March 1909 Launched: 31 May 1911 Completed: 2 April 1912
  4. 4. The ship was designed to be the last word in comfort and luxury, with An on-board gymnasium, Swimming pool, Libraries, High-class restaurants and Opulent cabins Powerful wireless telegraph Advanced safety features Watertight compartments and Remotely activated watertight door
  5. 5. Titanic was equipped with Three engines - two reciprocating four-cylinder, Reciprocating Cylinder each 63 feet (19 m) long and weighing 720 tons Triple-expansion steam engines and One centrally placed low-pressure Parsons turbine The furnaces required over 600 tons of coal a day to be shovelled intothem by hand, requiring the services of 176 firemen working aroundthe clock. The engines were attached directly to long shafts which drove thepropellers. There were three, one for each engine; the outer (or wing) propellers were the largest, each carrying three blades of manganese-bronze alloy with a total diameter of 23.5 feet (7.2 m). The central propeller was somewhat smaller at 17 feet (5.2 m) in diameter, and could be stopped but not reversed.
  6. 6. A La Carte Restaurant Real Cafe Parisien
  7. 7. Grand Stair CaseGymnasium
  8. 8. On 14 April 1912, four days into the crossing and about 375 miles (600 km) south of Newfoundland, she hit an iceberg at 11:40 pm The glancing collision caused Titanics hull plates to buckle inwards in a number of locations on her starboard side and opened five of her sixteen watertight compartments to the sea.
  9. 9. Over the next two and a half hours, the ship gradually filled withwater and sank. Passengers and some crew members wereevacuated in lifeboats. A disproportionate number of men over 90% of those in SecondClass were left aboard due to a women and children firstprotocol followed by the officers loading the lifeboats. Just before 2:20 am Titanic broke up and sank bow-first with over athousand people still on board. Those in the water died within minutes from hypothermia caused byimmersion in the freezing ocean. The 710 survivors were taken aboard from the lifeboats by the RMSCarpathia a few hours later.
  10. 10. She lacked enough lifeboats to accommodate all ofthose aboard. Many of life boats were launched only partly filled.
  11. 11. Titanic Mystery Solved.flv
  12. 12. Clip - 1 Clip - 2
  13. 13. Clip - 3 Clip - 5Clip - 4
  14. 14. Clip - 6 Clip - 7
  15. 15. Wreck Image - 1
  16. 16. Wreck Image - 2 Wreck Image - 3Wreck Image - 4
  17. 17. The wreck of the Titanic remains on the seabed, graduallydisintegrating at a depth of 12,415 feet (3,784 m). It was rediscovered in 1985,since then thousands ofartefacts have been recovered from the sea bed and put ondisplay at museums around the world. Titanic has become one of the most famous ships inhistory, her memory kept alive by numerous books, films,exhibits and memorials.
  18. 18. On 4 April 2012, the 100th anniversary of Titanics completionand her maiden voyage was celebrated by the theatrical re-release of the 1997 feature film, Titanic in 3D. An original stage play called Iceberg Right Ahead! Was to beperformed at Upstairs at the Gatehouse, London from 22March 22 April 2012 The cruise ship Balmoral, operated by Fred Olsen Cruise Lineswas chartered by Miles Morgan Travel to follow the originalroute of Titanic, and was intended to stop over the point on thesea bed where she rests on 15 April 2012