These Real Titanic Photos Are More Riveting Than The Movie

14. Cruising On The Water

The RMS Titanic was loaded with close to 6,000 tons of coal for the maiden voyage. The ship burned roughly 690 tons daily, with people working day and night to shovel coal into boilers in order to create steam power.

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15. The Marconi Communications Room

The communications room on the ship was operated by the Marconi Company. The operators aboard Titanic were actually employees of the Marconi Company and not crewmembers of the ship.

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