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You probably know the Titanic, but it was actually just one of three state-of-the-art liners at the time. The Olympic class ships were built by the Harland & Wolff shipyard for the White Star Line, including the Olympic, Brittanic and Titanic. What you can’t now is that the Titanic wasn’t even the flagship of this …

The Olympic was launched in 1910, followed by the Titanic in 1911, and finally the Brittanic in 1914. The ships had 9 decks, and White Star Line decided to concentrate on making them the most luxurious ships on the water at the time. Each ship had a 3 propeller design2 outboards that operated in confined …