INNER SKIN FOR NEW LINER

New-York Tribune

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.

Relates to Ship:

Britannic (2)

Acknowledgements

Mark Baber

Comment and discuss

500
Leave a comment...

Citation

Copyright © 1996-2019 Encyclopedia Titanica (www.encyclopedia-titanica.org) and third parties (ref: #19169, published 16 September 2012, generated 21st September 2019 06:01:47 PM)
URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/inner-skin-for-new-liner-19169.html