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These are a few of our favourite things... Sarah Mott
Published: 25 Jan 21

Find out more about Sarah's favourite thing.

Sarah Mott
These are a few of our favourite things
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These are a few of our favourite things... Megan Christo
Published: 25 Jan 21

Find out more about Megan's favourite thing.

Megan Christo
These are a few of our favourite things
The SS Wilson B. Keene, destroyed in the 1947 Texas City disaster's second explosion
Hindsight Perspectives: Fire at Sea
Published: 21 Dec 20

A Guest Blog from University of Oxford Micro-Intern Laura Hurford

Hindsight Perspectives
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Hindsight Perspectives: The Experience of Containerisation
Published: 20 Dec 20

A Guest Blog from our University of Oxford Micro-Intern Hamish Low.

Hindsight Perspectives
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Hindsight Perspectives: LNG Transitions a ‘Chicken and Egg’ Paradox
Published: 20 Dec 20

A Guest Blog from University of Oxford Micro-Intern James Derham

Hindsight Perspectives
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The SS Samtampa
Published: 27 Jul 20

Guest blog writer Meilyr Powel, from the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales, discusses how our records have aided research on Welsh shipwrecks.

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Pirates, Pirate Radio and a Music Lockdown
Published: 03 Jun 20

Curator of Maritime History & Heritage, Barbara Jones, provides a fascinating history on the often clandestine world of pirate radio stations.

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Coflein map of Lloyd's Casualty returns listing
Making the Link
Published: 14 May 20

A new project to link the Casualty Returns and the National Monuments Record of Wales.

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The Plimsoll line
Published: 15 Apr 20

Find out about freeboard, load lines and reserve buoyancy

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Louise Sanger
Ship types, design and construction