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Titanic artifacts and stories at Cherbourg

Published on August 26, 2015 by Chris Robinson

Discover 35 Titanic artifacts at the Cité de la Mer in Cherbourg until 15 November. Cherbourg was a port of call for The Titanic on 10th April 1912. The items have been salvaged from the wreck of the Titanic by the American company RMS Titanci Inc and give an insight into the lives and stories behind those travelling on the fated White Star Line liner. Personal items being displayed at the maritime museum include a pair of white silk socks and a necklace. The collection also includes crockery from all three classes of travel on the ship.

Photo credit and more information at www.citedelamer.com

Post by Chris of Gavray Gites

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