Titanic leaving Southampton. Titanic leaving Southampton with tugs assisting. The 'New York' was being sucked into the Path of Titanic after breaking her moorings. Titanic, built by Harland & Wolff in Belfast, Ireland, sank off coast of Newfoundland after striking an iceberg on April 15th 1912. Restriction: exclusion from licensing for Film usage, Television usage, DVD usage and Titanic Exhibition usage without prior written consent.