History of the Merchant Navy

Red Duster
– A History of Merchant Navy Shipping

The Merchant Navy Association would like to welcome you to the Red Duster website where a host of maritime information is available for you to browse.

The newly updated Red-Duster website has been re-established and revamped to offer you a more pleasant and interesting visit. We are still working on new developments to make this an even more enjoyable and informative site and are always open to suggestions and welcome any new information you can pass on to us to share with others – Please Enjoy Your Visit.

We have finally completed entering the Ships & Shipping details that we have available – but don’t forget to let us have details for others if you have them – e-mail: webmaster@red-duster.co.uk if you have details which will enhance our listings
A full list of the Ships included with links to the page they appear will now be constructed to enable you to find what you want much quicker and easier – please bear with us while we collate this list.

The site will continue to be updated as and when required – please return soon to see the latest.

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Check out our Notice Board for links and information for a range of interesting groups. Add links to your own group via the webmaster.
Please take time to sign our guestbook and give us your feedback or alternatively use the guestbook as a method of reaching out to our visitors worldwide to find out if they can help you or you them!
For more in depth information requirements for Genealogists and Ship Seekers, visit the Chart Room where a wide range of links can give you a lead in your investigations. We also offer links for Books you may find interesting.
For the latest Shipping Industry News visit the Information Desk where an up to date News feed brings the latest news from around the world, fresh – every time you visit.
You will also find a wide range of historical facts and information through the Did You Know, Ships & Shipping, The Early Days and The Days Of Sail pages which we hope to build even more with your help, it is already a very useful reference and learning tool for people of all ages.


Red Duster – A History of Merchant Navy Shipping