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The authoritative magazine of the history of engine-powered vessels and the legacy of man's journey on the world's seas and waterways.

In this issue:

  • The Wilfred Sykes
  • Messageries Maritimes’ Three Musketeers
  • Sailing British India
  • Post-war American Freighters
  • Tribute to Andrew Sykora



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Funding for the SSHSA educational outreach program is made possible in part by a grant from the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities, an independent affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.


This Ship History Center is open by appointment Monday-Friday for research and tours. Please call ahead to schedule your visit. 

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