The undoubted hero of the story of the Titanic is Thomas Andrews
, chief naval architect, managing director of the design department at Harland and Wolff and the leader of the Guarantee Group
. At the age of just 39, Thomas Andrews had risen to these lofty heights in record time.
Survivors of the Titanic
tell no greater story of heroism than that of Thomas Andrews, the man who designed the Titanic. Witnesses say he was last seen throwing deck chairs into the Atlantic in a desperate bid to save lives.
But who was the real man who built the Titanic? The man the world has come to cherish.
Watch the story of the life of Thomas Andrews – the man who designed Titanic.