|Website start date (on-line):||September 15, 2006|
|The website was last updated on:||October 8, 2020|
|The number of single ships listed is currently:||277,625|
|The number of searchable index entries is currently:||692,805|
|The next updating of tables will occur about:||October 22, 2020|
The most comprehensive index of ships and their histories, covering iron & steel sailing ships, powered merchant ships (over 100 grt) and warships, since the early 19th century.
Newbuildings are listed until July 31, 2020. Vetting of entries for 1982-built ships has been completed, and 1983 begun.