10 April 2012

100 years ago: Titanic, Sailing Day

100 years ago today (Wednesday, 10 April 1912, Morning)

Captain Edward J. Smith boards the Titanic along with the remainder of the crew. Entire crew mustered is held at 8am.

Trains with the 2nd and 3rd class passengers arrive and they board the ship (9:30am to 11:30am).

At 11:30am the train with the 1st class passengers arrive and they also board.

At 12noon the Titanic casts off and is guided by tugboats and then finally under its own power.
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