By Desmond Rainy,Laura Spence
This e-book paints an intimate photograph of Comber, County Down, domestic city of Thomas Andrews Junior, Shipbuilder, in the course of the thirty-nine years of his brief yet highly influential life
It offers an overview of Thomas and the Andrews kinfolk; and should be gratefully said through the numerous who search to profit extra approximately this modest guy – probably the most iconic, yet
relatively unknown, personalities linked to RMS Titanic.
Thomas Andrews Junior used to be leader Engineer in what used to be then the most important shipyard on the planet, Harland and Wolff. lots of Comber’s population labored within the shipyard and celebrated the release of RMS immense on thirty first could 1911. A Chronicle of Comber describes
something of the influence in town and the Andrews relatives of the tragic occasions of the
Join the 1912 ‘walking journey’ to work out Comber as Thomas himself may have obvious it – or peruse the Ulster Directories of 1870 and 1912 to fulfill humans he knew. examine the Andrews
family industries, the companies, colleges, church buildings and organizations within the city. The booklet incorporates a diary of neighborhood occasions, 1873–1912, in response to articles within the Newtownards Chronicle – in addition to detailing key global occasions on the time. those have been the themes that might have been
discussed around the eating desk at Ardara, the Andrews kinfolk home.
This illustrated publication can have an intrinsic charm for an individual with an curiosity in Thomas Andrews and sizeable, and in addition for these attracted to studying extra in regards to the historical city of
Comber, County Down.
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A Chronicle Of Comber: The Town of Thomas Andrews, Shipbuilder 1873-1912 by Desmond Rainy,Laura Spence