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Ship Research

Questions and Research Information on ships in here
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Maritime Family History Research

Martime Related Genealogy Help
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Maritime Trade Specific Forums Discussion forums for specific trades

The Radio Room

A forum for all radio officers & those interested.
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The Engine Room

A forum for all those interested in the work and life in the Engine Room
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The Bridge

A forum for all those interested in the work and life on the Bridge
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The Galley

A forum for all those interested in the work and life in the Galley
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Shipping Discussion

News and Views from the Shipping World

All ship and shipping topics in here
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Nautical Colleges

Reminisce Nautical College experiences.
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Bulk Carriers

Discussion forum for Bulk Carriers
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Discussion forum for Coasters
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Discussion forum for Colliers
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Container Vessels

Discussion forum for Container Vessels
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Discussion forum for Dredgers
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Discussion forum for Ferries
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Fishing Vessels

Trawlers, factory ships & any other fishing vessels
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Historic Shipping lines and Ships

In this forum are a few Great Historic lines and ships of the past, please add any you would like to see in here
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Model Ships

Discussion on model ships
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Modern Cruise Ships

Discussion forum for Modern Cruise Ships
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Offshore Oil & Gas Industry

Discussion on drillships and suchlike
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Passenger Liners

Discussion forum for Passenger Liners
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Discussion forum for the RNLI
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Special Purpose Vessels

Heavy lift vessels, Cable layers, Research Vessels, Special purpose...etc,etc
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Tall ships

Discussion forum for Tall Ships
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Discussion forum for Tankers
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Tramp Steamers

Discussion forum for Tramp Steamers
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Discussion forum for Tugs
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General Cruising Discussion

An area of the community set aside for cruise related discussion and media news articles affecting all cruise ships & lines
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Cruise Reviews

Member reviews of cruises
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Cruise Health & Safety Discussion & Advice

This area of the community is dedicated to safety aspects in the cruise industry. From travel alerts at destinations to weather problems and general safety news to Q&A about sickness or security on cruise ships, it can all be found here in one place.
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Cruise Ship & Ocean Liner Video Footage

This area is for VIDEO recordings of cruise ships and ocean liners only. Please remember to type a full description of which ship, when and where the video was recorded
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Weather Watch

Whether it be a hurricane in the Caribbean or a typhoon in the China Sea, we will try and keep you up to date with any problems and itinerary changes that could affect your cruise..
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Ship & Port Webcams

Most ships and ports have webcams that allow people to follow their everyday progress, this section is where you'll find many of them
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SN Directory Discussion Discussion on the SN Directory

SN Directory Discussion

Discussion area for articles in the Ships Nostalgia Directory.
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Ships Directory


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All Pages
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Classifieds - For Sale or Wanted

Use this forum for sale, exchange or request of Shipping related items. NO TRADERS
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Vendor Deals

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Community Help Section

Community Help

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Swinging The Lamp (Off Topic)

Cameras, Photography and Equipment

Discuss all photography and related subjects here.
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The Quiz Forum

The Shipsnostalgia Quiz Forum. Test the Nautical Knowledge of the members.
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Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications

Read Any? Watched Any? Recommend Any? Dislike Any? This is the place to let us know!
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Computers and The Internet

This is the place to ask questions and discuss the complex world of computer and internet issues.
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The Pig & Whistle

General Chit-Chat. Lightweight Off-topic Discussion, nothing political or heavy.
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Non-Seafaring Obituaries

Please show respect to the departed
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Stormy Weather

Off-topic Political & other touchy subjects. BEWARE: Think hard before entering, you will will think worse of many fellow members if you enter.
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