Links and Research Information

Shipping Line Links

All links on this page were evaluated in December 2017 but sites close or change their web addresses from time to time so if you spot any errors please let me know. My contact details are at the foot of this page.

Link Description of Content
Bankline Nostalgia Site for ex-Bank Line employees only. Registration is required or you can't see anything so really of limited use for general research.
Blue Star on the Web History of Blue Star Line and Associated Companies
Blue Star Line: Melbourne Star Site dedicated to Melbourne Star with details from her building to sinking and accounts from survivors
Bolton Steam Shipping History of the shipping company founded by Sir Frederick Bolton with many photos and other information by Lloyd Housley who served as an engineer with them from 1966-1976.
BI Ship Site dedicated to the British India Steam Navigation Co with histories, photos and other resources
BI Resources Various information originally published on the website and republished as part of the Benjidog Historical Research Resources
Court Line History of all Court Line ships including data and photos of most of them. Part of the Benjidog Historical Research Resources
Elder Dempster Lines Site dedicated to the company and its ships with photographs and other resources
Shell Tankers Kees Helder's website dedicated to Shell tankers with photos and information about the ships.
Holland America Line Site dedicated to the Holland America line with history, photos, postcards and luggage labels.
Isthmian Lines History of the company, details of ships and crews and a forum for Isthmian Lines
Messageries Maritimes French website with the history of the company, photos and details of ships. You can find your way around easily enough using Google's translate features.
Moore-McCormack Lines Site dedicated to Moore-McCormack Lines with a history of the company and details of the ships.
New Zealand Shipping A Company site with sections on the history of the company and its ships, photos and other resources.