There are currently over 1,300 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


New Registration, built 1936 by Andrews, Billy


New Registration, built 1900 by Bantock, Thomas & Co, Wolverhampton

Revenge with General Marine at full speed

Registered, built 1948 by Dunston, Richard, Thorne

UK replica list

Port side view, under sail

Replica, built 2009 by Powell, Luke, Gweek

Agnes - under sail

Replica, built 2003 by Powell, Luke, Gweek

Spirit of Falmouth

Replica, built 1984 by Unknown