Titanic decks. Illustration of the stern and sun deck of Titanic where some second and third class passengers had their quarters. The second class accommodation on the Titanic was far superior to the first class on many ships. The view shows two of the electric cranes on the vessel. Titanic was built by Harland & Wolff in Belfast Ireland during 1910 - 1911 on the 15th April, 1912, and sank after striking an iceberg off the coast of New Foundland during her maiden voyage from Southampton, England to New York, USA, with the loss of 1,522 passengers and crew.