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MaritimeMatters is a leading source of maritime information broadcasting on the web.

Our mission is to offer unique maritime programming in the form of breaking shipping news, illustrated travel blogs, timely articles, and features on maritime preservation that will inform, educate and entertain.  MaritimeMatters produces some of the best maritime journalism and unique content in the nautical world.

MaritimeMatters has been frequently quoted in the New York Times, USAtoday, and visited by thousands of daily readers worldwide. Popular features include Peter Knego’s SEA TREKS blogs, and DECKED! A deck by deck photographic series of ships of the world and OCEAN LINER ORACLES featuring luminaries of the maritime world.

Designed and Published – Martin Cox
Co Editor  – Peter Knego
Contributing Writers include: Shawn Dake, Gordon Ghareeb, Kalle Id, Allan Jordan and Peter Newall.
Information Architecture: Ezra Pendleton

"Southampton Docks 1930" by Don Stoltenberg

“Southampton Docks 1930″ by Don Stoltenberg

MaritimeMatters was founded and published by Martin Cox since 1997 and is based in Los Angeles

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