Navigation Site for Professional Mariners Windows based
navigation software for mariners. Shareware available as well,
from this site
C-MAP Quick Chart
References PC based C-Map Charting site, US based
WebSite All about Garmin's GPS offerings
Weather, Tides and related Information
of Plymouth The Institute of Marine Studies - Plymouth UNI
This URL once gave latest tidal information for London Bridge,
but UK sites are no longer available due the "Fiscal constraints"
placed by the UK Government dept. concerned - If anyone can
find these again I'd appreciate knowing where?
European Centre for Medium
Range Weather Forecasting Very good graphical displays of
Atlantic and Europe Weather patterns, next 3 to 6 days
Resource List Listing of Geographical Information Sites,
with Mapping Software and Geological sites shown
UK Weather Links
Met. Office - Shipping Forecast From The UK Meteorological
Office - Enough said.
NERC Satellite Station,
Dundee University, UK Satellite Images. I/Red and Visual,
available daily soon after 12:30 GMT. Beware sizable JPEG
Component Suppliers and Related Products
H.F. Radio On Board
Specialists in High-Seas Communications MARINE SSB - HAM -
SATELLITE - E-MAIL
Inc. Drill down from here for information on Icom's Marine
VHF - SSB equipment.
Adverc BM - Home page
Producers of Automotive and Marine battery charging electronics
and equipment. Good range of batteries at reasonably sensible
prices. Very helpful staff.
Autohelm online (Now
"RayMarine") The full range of Raytheon Marine Products
Products Link to Motorola's Web-Site data-sheets available
for the technically minded.
Now RS Components Electronic
and many more components from Radio-Spares ( as I used to know
them ) online ordering and you no longer need to have an
Henry's market electronic components and many good home-build
kits for the hobbyist
Lucas Varity Page
Whatever happened to Lucas Electronics?
Maplin market electronic products and kits for home-building
RSGB Contents Page Radio
Society of Great Britain, mainly for the Ham radio enthusiast,
but with leads to radio information, Aerials etc.
Travel & Country
Polish World Home
Page Travel Guide to Poland (Also available in English
New Zealand / Aotearoa on the
Web The Land of the "Long White Clouds"
Global Home page On-Line flight time-table and more
Multi map - Interactive
maps of Great Britain The following two sites - Where you can
enter a place name, grid location or post-code and get a GIF map
of the immediate area
UK Street Map As
above, but slightly better image maps, methinks? Now has Aerial
Photographs as well.
Thames Lisa Osta 's site. Pictorial journey along the River
Thames from source to the sea. Many other River & Inland
Waterways links off from this site.
'Pointer Sites' to other Nautical Web-Sites
Link page from the University of Upsala - Sweden. Many more sites
of Marine interest
Web Pages More Web-Sites that concern boating in general (USA
Limited Our Home Marina, still a private company and fairly
well run, I have to admit, albeit a little expensive.
Marine Data Internet
A Treasure house of information about Boats, Marine engines,
Yachting, Motor boating and the Marine Industry in general.
(their words, not mine)
Do-It-Yourselfer Bob Pone's US site, (I thought a little
'tacky') Lots of useful hints and tips for boating
AboarD Boats & Yacht
Market Ltd - Marine sail, motor and charter companies In
English, French and Spanish. Commercial 'Yellow Pages' site for a
host of advertisers
John Freeman (Sales)
Ltd. Home page. Andrew Corless-Sheridan's home of the Freeman
Boat Owners Club.
Marine Blake's, Taylor's and Lavac Marine Loo's and other
products. British Seagull outboard spares, cookers
Cruising Equipment -
Monitoring the world's energy. Marine & Automotive
Battery state of charge, advanced charging systems, load
Engines Mermaid still sell the Ford ( Marinised ) engines
that I have in Kahawi. Thus a good source of spares for anyone
else with 30 year old 6-litre diesel engines!
Paints - a division of Courtaulds Coatings The Yacht paint we
have ALL used over the years
BMJ The On-line British Medical
Great Ormond Street Hospital for
Children NHS Trust Partners in Care I was too old to go here!
Link to the Princess Diana Memorial Fund. Get a credit card from
them (Bank of Scotland) and make a donation every time you use
Medical Genetics - Cardiff Information on Genetic disorders.
Contains search engine of Human Gene Mutation Database
UK Governmental Agencies
RYA Home Page The
National governing body for pleasure boating in the United
The British Coast guard
Agency web site The UK's Maritime and Coastguard Agency
Agency Concerned with Environmental issues. Controls some
(but not all) River Navigations in the UK
UKHO United Kingdom
Hydrographic Office. "Admiralty Charts and Publications"
Lloyds Register of Shipping
LR not only serves the shipping industry but provides offshore
and industrial advisory and inspection services.
Waterways British Waterways manages 2,000 miles of the UK's
canals and river navigation's.
Catalogue and suppliers
PPL Sailing Picture Library
Site has some good on-line boating photo's available
PBO Forums Practical
Boat Owner Home Page, drill down for various boating interest
Marine Links Collection A Polish site, this young man has
really put together an amazing collection of links. Well worth a
visit, there are some fascinating agencies, institutions onward
PinOak Digital Easily
send and receive e-mail, data, graphics, weather and photos,
reliably, securely. In your Boat, using SSB Transceiver
Paint Research Association
(PRA) Home Page The Paint Research Association, Middlesex,
WWW Sailing Pages US
Site, with Masses of links to Sail-Related sites - Now called
Institute of Metal
Finishing General information about the Institute. I was
looking for chromium plating - and came across this site.
VETUS - Supply and Equipment
Catalogue VETUS DEN OUDEN, Inc. Assume we have all heard of
The World-Wide Web Virtual
Library: Search the Catalogue Once was the CERN Server -
(Sailing/Boating was down there?)
Welcome to West Marine -
Supplier of Boating Equipment US site, they will send a
catalogue to a UK address. More deep pockets required!
Web Masters International,
Inc. US based ISP, with links to Fishing, Wind-Surfing and
Sailing pages etc.
Welcome to BT
Internet Our hosts, be nice to them (Now "BTOpenWorld")
AMEX? Gee what's that Buddy? Universally Rejected - ALL over the
Tour Mondex Wasn't this
heralded as the next best thing to buy sliced bread with? -
Mondex Electronic Cash is the secure, convenient and cost
effective alternative to traditional notes and coins,
worldwide. Anyone ever heard of it?
Engineering Information Official BBC site gives transmitted
frequencies for BBC Radio and Television programs. Also World
television Test Card Ever wondered who the little girl is? Or
why the Clown has yellow buttons? Here is all you ever wanted to
know about the BBC Television Test Card - Wear your Anorak as you
read this, you can even download "Test-Card" screen-savers!
Spencer Urszula's favourite WebSite!
Whisky Web - The World's
finest Whisky site MY Favourite WebSite! Search for your
favourite 'Tipple' - Tastings require a 'Flash' add-on to
Information Service The UK government's Cabinet Office.
Stacks of UK Government Information
Press Association UK News
Centre On-Line News information
Inc. Most of the Graphics used on this site have been
manipulated by GWS, one of the products available from this bunch
of likable 'Freaks' - (Just have a read of one of their 'legal
JANET Information WWW Server
JANET is the United Kingdom's academic and research network,
where all this 'Internet Stuff' originated.
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