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Boatswain James Kennedy and HMS Orquixo

Posted by Derek Hunter, on December 16th, 2021

Submarines in the Mediterranean, 1941

Posted by Paul Harrison, on October 31st, 2021

A report on the Invergordon Mutiny, 1931

Posted by Neil Jackson, on September 16th, 2021

A personal account of the mutiny at Spithead in 1797

Posted by Neil Jackson, on September 15th, 2021

Advice on brewing beer (1747)

Posted by Sam Willis, on August 17th, 2021

Information Gathering: Nelson in the Mediterranean 1803-1805

Posted by Marianne Czisnik, on June 14th, 2021

The Autobiography of Chief Gunner Alexander Grant

Posted by Neil Jackson, on April 25th, 2021

The Supply of Timber for the Royal Navy, c.1803–c.1830

Posted by Sam Willis, on April 20th, 2021

Eric Grove (1948-2021)

Posted by Martin Wilcox, on April 20th, 2021

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

Posted by The Navy Records Society, on April 11th, 2021

Tracing Royal Naval Careers in the War of 1812

Posted by Nicholas Kaizer, on March 26th, 2021

The ordeal of the Guardian on the icy South Seas, 1789-1790

Posted by Neil Jackson, on January 30th, 2021