The transatlantic slave trade lasted a relatively short time in Bristol’s history as a trading port, but the impact the trade had on the ci
Shipshape Bristol Channel acts as a focal point bringing together the facilities in the Floating Harbour; boat building companies and specialist suppliers in Bristol, Somerset, Gloucestershire & South Wales; conservation expertise provided through the ss Great Britain and conservation contractors; Sharpness and Gloucester Docks; the museums, archives, and universities in Bristol, Gloucester, Swansea and Cardiff, as well as a range of vessels on the National Register of Historic Vessels.
BROWSE PROJECTS IN THE BRISTOL CHANNEL REGION
BRISTOL CHANNEL REGION SHIPSHAPE REPRESENTATIVE
Hannah Cunliffe - Director, National Historic Ships UK