You all must have seen the Titanic film. In this film, the true event of the sinking of a huge ship named Titanic has been shown by linking it with a love story.
The Titanic Ship was the largest ship at that time and it was believed that the ship would never sink, yet it sank on its very first voyage. Today we are going to talk about some interesting facts about the Titanic ship.
The Titanic was the largest ship at that time, approximately 883 feet in length, which is as much as 3 football fields. Its height was as much as 17 buildings.
Titanic was built by a company called White Star Line and its full name was Royal Mail Ship.
During the construction of the Titanic ship, 246 people were injured and 2 people also died. The ship was completed on 31 May 1911 and around one lakh people had come to see it.
The Titanic ship took 26 months to build and was attended by a team of about 3000 people.
On April 14, 1912, at 11:40 at night, the Titanic ship crashed into the Atlantic Sea with a huge piece of ice. It was the first ship in the history of the world to be hit by a piece of ice and sank.
The passenger and crew on the Titanic ship were carrying 2208 persons in total. 712 of these people were rescued after the ship sank.
It took about 2 hours and 40 minutes for the Titanic to completely submerge.
When the driver of the Titanic appeared to see Ice Burg, there were 37 seconds to take action. If the driver had 30 seconds more, the Titanic could have been saved from sinking.
Even after receiving the news of the sinking of the ship, the crew of the musician continued to play the music in the ship so that those who died could spend their last moments with joy.
The film made by the same name on the sinking of Titanic is among the 3 best films in the world. And the same is shown at the end of this film, the music playing team keeps on playing music till the last moment.
The cost of a Titanic film was higher than the cost of making a Titanic ship at that time.
There were also 9 dogs travelling on the Titanic ship, out of which two dogs were rescued.
The water temperature was only 2 degrees Celsius at the place where the Titanic ship was sunk. Due to which all the people who had jumped into the water died within 15 minutes due to the cold.
There was $ 700,000 worth of goods inside this ship.
The Titanic ship was fitted with four chimneys out of which one chimney was designed only for design and it did not work.
Milton Hersey, who built the world’s best chocolate bar, also bought a Titanic ship ticket but changed his plans to travel at the last minute.
A website (https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/) has also been created to provide details about the sinking of the Titanic ship. This website has the details of all the passengers of the ship.