re: #40 LeftyRambles2413 (HappyWarrior)
Yeah, it’s pretty fascinating. White Star Line was one of the legends of oceanic passenger service - along with Cunard Lines, with which it later merged.
Personally, I think the French built some of the most beautiful ocean liners. And the lines of the ill-fated SS Andrea Doria, wow, that was quite a ship. The SS Normandie, another doomed ship, gone too soon, was another magnificent vessel as was the
I really hope that one of these days, they can fully restore the SS United States - another beautiful ocean liner.