For at least three generations the Shaw family has been involved in Coastal Shipping. Firstly on the Dee Estuary in North Wales then on the Severn Estuary and the Bristol Channel working the Southern Irish Trade. Finally the family worked the East Coast and the Dutch Trade.
Humphrey Shaw 1847 - 1923
Vessels: Alfred, Elizabeth Hyam
Hugh Shaw 1881 - 1966
Vessels: Mary Elizabeth, Sarah Latham, JCR, Kate, Camborne, Irene, Ryelands, Eldorita
Humphrey Kenneth Shaw 1916 -
Lewis David Aldridge 1854 - 1930