History of Scots at Sea

Recorded deaths of Scottish seafarers online for the first timeJohn McLauchlan - MIN0027_000_D_0303z  - Please credit National Records of Scotland

A complete record of the deaths of Scottish seafarers from late Victorian times until 1974 is now available online for the first time. Over 14,000 new records are being made available by National Records of Scotland through ScotlandsPeople from today. They include Deaths of Seamen listing Scots along with other crew members of all nationalities who were serving on British-registered vessels, 1909-1974. This includes crewmen on the Titanic.

More information on what is included  on the Scottish Government website

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