To encourage interest in, and facilitate research into the maritime heritage of Scotland, particularly but not limited to the River Clyde and its tributaries and the Firth of Clyde and its lochs"
The Through Mighty Seas website covers the maritime history of the merchant sailing ships of the North West of England and the Isle of Man, through the period from the late 1700's until the First World War.
The history covers the area from Lancaster to the S of Morecambe Bay, and the Cumbrian coast to the Solway Firth, and includes the Isle of Man.
Through Mighty Seas »»
The web site hosts a data base of :
5200 Ships Masters.
1100 Ship Owners.
Details of 1300 Captures.
French Corsairs / Privateers »»
Provides information on all the ships, voyages and seafarers of the East India Company's mercantile services.