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U.S. Navy Brass Steering Station – Jered Industries Inc.

Feast your eyes upon an incredibly rare piece of American maritime history – this U.S. Navy Brass Steering Station – Jered Industries Inc. Since 1946, Jered has been designing, manufacturing, maintaining and refurbishing a widerange of equipment for various government and commercial customers. Jered began as a general engineering design firm, but as the company…

A Spotlight on Ship’s Lanterns: Aesthetic and Practical Illumination

Ship’s lanterns have a timeless appeal that combines both aesthetics and practicality. In this blog post, we will explore the captivating world of ship’s lanterns, shedding light on their rich history and modern relevance in interior and exterior lighting. In the past, these lanterns were cleverly designed to guide ships safely through the ocean, built…

Behind the Bags: Transforming Salvaged Flags into Functional Totes

Ahoy there! Welcome to our nautical wonderland, where old flags from decommissioned ships find new life as the breathtaking “Flote” – the nautical flag tote. The backstory for these “Flotes” starts with a chance encounter between Kelly Unger and Kate Conley. United by their passion for therapy dogs and creative thinking, they set sail on…

December 2023 New Inventory Arrival

New Inventory Be sure to keep an eye out for new inventory hitting the website in the upcoming weeks! We just received a container full of a wide variety of vintage ship salvage and assorted brass nautical lighting. Aluminum portholes are back in stock, both circular and rectangular! Customers will be pleased to hear that…

Big Ship Salvage Buying Trip 2023

As you all know I just returned from a 10 day trip to the ship breaking yards of Bangladesh.  It was my first in-person trip there to meet my suppliers and see the actual salvage yards.  The purpose of my trip was to get a gauge on how much inventory there is available.  My suppliers…

August & September Shows

Clayton, N.Y. Antique Boat Show Aug. 4th – Aug. 6th Rockland, Maine Boat & Home Show Aug. 11th – Aug. 13th Brimfield Antique Show Sept. 5th – Sept. 10th Clicking on the logo will take you to that show’s website with information about location, travel, and other FAQ. If you’re at the show and can’t…