#OTD in 1873 – Birth of businessman and shipbuilder, Thomas Andrews, Jr. in Comber, Co Down.

Thomas Andrews Jr., 39, was born at Ardara House, Comber, Co Down on 7 February 1873, a son of the Right Hon. Thomas Andrews and Eliza Pirrie; he was also a nephew of Lord Pirrie, principal owner of Harland & Wolff. In 1884 Andrews entered the Royal Belfast Academical Institution, but at the age of […]

Read More