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2 April 1912 TITANIC'S FIRST LAUNCHING
After spending the day
conducting sea trials, Titanic left Belfast on the evening of April 2, 1912 for the
first point of embarkation before her maiden voyage - Southampton, England. She
arrived the morning of April 3, at the newly constructed White Star Dock, built
specifically to accommodate both Olympic and Titanic. As she
approached the docks, she was guided by five tugs as she slowly reached her quay. Titanic
would spend about one week in Southampton for preparations and final accommodations.
After short stops in Cherbourg, France and Queenstown (now Cobh), Ireland, Titanic
would be ready to begin her first crossing of the Atlantic to her final destination - New