Download e-book for kindle: A Chronicle Of Comber: The Town of Thomas Andrews, by Desmond Rainy,Laura Spence

By Desmond Rainy,Laura Spence

ISBN-10: 1908448075

ISBN-13: 9781908448071

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 various who search to benefit extra approximately this modest guy – some of 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 biggest shipyard on the planet, Harland and Wolff. a lot of Comber’s population labored within the shipyard and celebrated the release of RMS large on thirty first could 1911. A Chronicle of Comber describes

something of the influence in town and the Andrews relations of the tragic occasions of the

following year.

Join the 1912 ‘walking travel’ to work out Comber as Thomas himself might have noticeable 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 agencies within the city. The booklet incorporates a diary of neighborhood occasions, 1873–1912, in accordance with articles within the Newtownards Chronicle – in addition to detailing key global occasions on the time. those have been the themes that may have been

discussed around the eating desk at Ardara, the Andrews relations home.

This illustrated ebook could have an intrinsic charm for somebody with an curiosity in Thomas Andrews and sizeable, and in addition for these drawn to studying extra concerning the ancient city of

Comber, County Down.

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