Privacy Policy

Name of the Company Collecting information 

The name of the company collecting information is:

Sea Chest Nautical Bookshop,
Queen Anne’s Battery Marina,
Devon UK 

This Privacy Policy shows our data processing practices and explains the ways in which your personal data is used. If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard to our processing please contact us at

Information collected 

On registration to this site we collect the details provided by you together with information we learn about you from your use of our service and your visits to our web site and other sites accessible from them. We also collect information about the transactions you undertake. We do not store any credit card information as these are collected by third party payment providers such as PayPal.

We may collect additional information in connection with your participation in any promotions or competitions offered by us and information you provide when giving us feedback or completing profile forms. We also monitor customer traffic patterns and site use which enables us to improve the service we provide. This data is stoted on Google Analytics in an anonymised format (it cannot be traced back to the individual registered user).

Use of your information and your preferences

We May use your information to:

Personalise our service
Send you offers and news about our products
Verify your identity and prevent or detect fraud.
Communicate with you by using your contact details if there is an issue with your order
Conduct administrative or operational tasks relating to our websites.

Disclosures of your information

We will never pass your personal information to anyone else, except where we are required for delivery purposes or permitted to do so by law,

Links to other web sites

Our web site may contain links to other web sites which are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Policy.


"Cookies" are small pieces of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which enables the server to collect information from the browser. We use cookies to help your cart remember what you what to buy, to simplify the logging on process for registered users, to help ensure the security and authenticity of registered users and  to provide the mechanisms for online shopping.

Non-registered visitors of the site are sent anonymous cookies to keep track of their browsing patterns and build up a demographic profile.
You must have cookies enabled if you want to shop online at our store.

Newsletter & Marketing

We will send you marketing messages via email if you have agreed for us to do so. To stop receiving these messages you can click the unsubscribe link in the email, login to your account or contact our customer services.

Opt Out 

If you have chosen to sign up for our optional newsletter you can choose at any time to "opt out" of recieving the newsletter and any further communication by emailing: