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The plaque commemorates those who lost their lives in the sinking of the R.M.S. Titanic on 15 April 1912.

On April 14, 1912, the 45,000 ton Titanic, then the largest ship afloat, struck an iceberg and sank whilst on her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York, resulting in the loss of 1,513 lives.

Location

Address:197 Manilla Street, Manilla Heritage Museum, Manilla, 2346
State:NSW
Area:Foreign
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.746605
Long: 150.719981
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Disaster
Sub-Theme:Maritime
Actual Event STart Date:14-April-1912
Actual Event End Date:15-April-1912

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 24th April, 1999
Front Inscription

White Star Line R.M.S. Titanic

in memory of the men women & children who lost their lives in the waters of the North Atlantic on the night of April 14 & 15 1912.

Also in memory of Sir arthur Rostron K.B.E. captain of the rescue vessel R.M.S. Carpathia

W. Bearup
Special Projects
Manilla Historical Soc. Inc.

M. Bignall
President
Manilla Historical Soc. Inc.

April 24th 1999

Source: MA
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