This sites aim is to provide research sources for the study of privateering during the War of 1812.

Much of the data was gathered as part of a project for the, late, Institute of Maritime Studies , University of St. Andrews with most of the material coming from the National Archives at Kew, London.

June 2011- update
As the Guildhall Library, London index to Lloyd's List, Marine News only, is now on line I've scanned the Marine News for the period 1793-1826

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