Useful links to other archive and maritime websites

UK/local archives websites

Maritime history websites

Websites of archives elsewhere

Special interest sites


  • Take the emigration challenge - an interactive voyage on the kids' website, based on National Museums Liverpool's archive material
  • Ellis Island passenger arrival records - a database of over 20 million people arrived here at the gateway to America between 1892-1924
  • - offers free access to a database of information on 10 million immigrants from 1830 through to 1892, the year Ellis Island opened. Over 73 million Americans can trace their ancestors to this early immigration period.


Further links to websites related to the slave trade can be see on the International Slavery Museum website.