The Olympic & the Titanic being built Harland family photo
Photo provided courtesy of the United States Library of Congress.

The Olympic & the Titanic being built

The Olympic and the Titanic were sister ships, built simultaneously at Harland and Wolff Heavy Industries in Belfast, Northern Ireland. This is a view of their bows in the shipyard building scaffolding. These were massive ships.

OLYMPIC and TITANIC - view of bows [in shipyard construction scaffolding]
1 photographic print.
  • Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item.
  • George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
  • Caption card tracings: Industry Boats 1909-1911; Ships (2); Shipyards; Shelf.
  • Bain Collection
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Photo taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland United Kingdom