Rotterdam pilots / Corabank arriving (click below)
https://banklineonline.com/trentbank-video/. TRENTBANK SINKING
http://junglecat.de – The website of an ex Bank Line Radio Officer
https://payhip.com/fairwinds. On line purchase of my books!
http://uboatarchive.net – all U Boat information
https://www.wrecksite.eu – A great site, full of information
http://www.sunderlandships.com – many bank line ships to be found on this site
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_ships_built_by_Harland_and_Wolff A fascinating record of ships built over the years..
https://plimsoll.southampton.gov.uk/SOTON_Documents/Plimsoll/20215.pdf. Loss of sailing vessel Thornliebank on the Scilly Isles
https://uboat.net/men/interviews/kretschmer.htm. Information and interviews with Otto Kretschmer, one of the U Boat Aces in WW2.
https://banklinenostalgia.webs.com. An interesting Bank Line site for members only
https://www.miramarshipindex.nz. This a subscription site with a wealth of ship information, pictures, etc based in Wellington, N.Z.
http://www.clydeships.co.uk. Interesting record of all Scottish built vessels
http://ww2today.com/. A brilliant site for War buffs….. Tons of interesting articles. A bit of seaching needed to find the maritime reports depending on the day involved.
Another site for war buffs….. Convoy information. http://www.convoyweb.org.uk/sl/index.html?sl067.htm~slmain
http://uboatarchive.net/Misc/DoenitzEssay.htm. This is a de-classified secret document giving a fully detailed account f the German U boat war by Admiral Doenitz.
http://www.benjidog.co.uk/allen/Bank3.html. A great site for ship photos and detail
http://www.searlecanada.org/sunderland/sunderland054.html#weybank. This site contains ship basic details for Sunderland Built Bank Line ships.
https://collections.slsa.sa.gov.au/find/Loch/page:2. This is an amazing source of sailing ship pictures – ones that visited South Australia
https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/m-s-larchbank. a nice archive of Vancouver with the Olivebank picture etc
https://archive.org/details/trueaccountofsin00unse/page/n3 – a true account of piracy from the USA ‘ Library of Congress’
https://archive.org/details/AShipIsBorn. A 20 minute video of the USA yards building Liberty Ships in the war. Corny in places, but interesting bits…
http://www.shipspotting.com. Great photo site/searchable
Minchbank video from the 1070’s. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5606Y6ioUk.
A very evocative and nostalgic video of life just before WW2 started on a ship trading round the Med. Note: The Ionian hit a mine and sank shortly after the war started. – The film was a propoganda film extolling the virtues of the RN.