The Ship Over Promised But Under Delivered
The Titanic was a 20th century passenger liner built for the White Star Line by Harland & Wolff. It was the largest moving object built by man at that time.
A new era of travel
The Titanic was part of a new era of passenger travel for which crossings from England to the United States were growing in popularity. With bigger ships came the ability to carry even more passengers across the growing Atlantic lanes to New York. The Cunard line had kicked off this battle of the ships with the launch of Mauritania and Lusitania