Ards Borough Council

Andrews-Titanic Trail

Ards Tourism logo

Comber, Northern Ireland

Project comprises:

  • 5 x large format interpretation panels.

  • Audio trail.

  • Printed map and guide.

Project Summary:

Thomas Andrews was the designer of the ill-fated Titanic. He comes from Comber, a short cycle ride from the Harland & Wolf shipyard in Belfast where the Titanic was built.

 

This trail, comprising interpretation panels and an audio guide, tells the story of Thomas Andrews, his relationship with the town of Comber, and how the town and his family influenced him. He was one of the 1,517 who didn't survive the sinking of the ship on its maiden voyage...

The Interpretation Panels

Full format printed and framed (click panel for more)

Panel 1 - Cycle Way
Panel 1 - Cycle Way

Andrews-Titanic Trail Panel 1. Produced by Monty Funk for Ards Borough Council, Comber, Northern Ireland.

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Panel 2 - The Square
Panel 2 - The Square

Andrews-Titanic Trail Panel 2. Produced by Monty Funk for Ards Borough Council, Comber, Northern Ireland.

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Panel 5 - NSP Church
Panel 5 - NSP Church

Andrews-Titanic Trail Panel 5. Produced by Monty Funk for Ards Borough Council, Comber, Northern Ireland.

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Panel 1 - Cycle Way
Panel 1 - Cycle Way

Andrews-Titanic Trail Panel 1. Produced by Monty Funk for Ards Borough Council, Comber, Northern Ireland.

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The Audio Trail

Downloadable from Ards Borough Council website

01 - IntroAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 00:50
02 - The SquareAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 03:33
03 - St Mary's ChurchAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 04:05
04 - War MemorialAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 02:26
05 - AureenAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 03:54
06 - Cricket GroundAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 06:10
07 - The MillAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 12:55
08 - Andrews Memorial HallAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 13:58
09 - NSP ChurchAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 10:27
10 - Square AgainAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 03:18
11 - End CreditsAndrews-Titanic Trail
00:00 / 01:16

The printed guide

Containing a foldout map, guides and activities for kids

Montage of the Titanic audio trail produced by Monty Funk