There are currently over 1600 vessels on the National Register of Historic Vessels (NRHV).  The database includes details of designer, builder, dimensions, construction, propulsion, service history, current location and ownership, as well as images of many of the vessels.

If you would like to register your vessel, find out if your vessel meets our current criteria Any data supplied when registering your vessel will be held by National Historic Ships UK in perpetuity for archival purposes

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Recent registrations

Horatio Brand  ON.520

Registered, built 1903 by Fenwick, Frank, Tyne & Wear

Ril Elsie, Castle barge pub

Registered, built 1923 by Scarr, Henry Ltd, Hessle

Marjorie - under sail

Registered, built 1902 by R & W Paul Ltd.

UK replica list

Spirit of Falmouth

Replica, built 1984 by Unknown

Port side view, under sail

Replica, built 2009 by Powell, Luke, Gweek

Agnes - under sail

Replica, built 2003 by Powell, Luke, Gweek