White Star Ship, the Britannic, Will Also Have More Bulkheads
Liverpool, Sept. 11---The White Star Company announces that its new
50,000-ton steamer will be named Britannic.
It will have a complete inner skin and the bulkheads will be increased. It
will be capable of floating with six compartments flooded, and will have a
tonnage of 5,000 more than the Olympic.
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