Anno decimo septimo et decimo octavo Victoriae reginae Magnae Britanniae et Hiberniae: at the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, on the thirty-first day of January ... 1854 ... : [Merchant shipping act].

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S. Derbishire & G. Desbarats, 1854 - 252 pages
 

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Page 11 - ... the middle breadth, and multiply the whole sum by one-third of the common interval between the breadths; the product will give the mean horizontal area of such space; then measure the mean height, and...
Page 102 - Kingdom shall be paid into the receipt of Her Majesty's exchequer in such manner as the treasury may direct, and shall be carried to and form part of the consolidated fund of the United Kingdom...
Page 190 - Where any damage or loss is caused to any goods, merchandise, or other things whatsoever on board any such ship...
Page 21 - Book, or receivable by the Registrar ; and subject to any Rights and Powers appearing by the Register Book to be vested in any other Party, the registered Owner of any Ship or Share therein shall have power absolutely to dispose in manner hereinafter mentioned of such Ship or Share, and to give effectual Receipts for any Money paid or advanced by way of Consideration.
Page 64 - Any seaman who has signed an agreement and is afterward discharged before the commencement of the voyage or before one month's wages are earned, without fault on his part justifying such discharge, and without his consent, shall be entitled to receive from the master or owner, in addition to any wages he may have earned...
Page 89 - Third. In respect of bad quality, a sum not exceeding one dollar a day. But if it is shown to the satisfaction of the court before which the case Is tried that any provisions, the allowance of which has been reduced, could not be procured or supplied in...
Page 97 - ... that the loss or abandonment of or serious damage to any ship or loss of life has been caused by his wrongful act or default...
Page 116 - Kingdom, or upon the discharge of the crew, whichever first happens, deliver...
Page 198 - Costs as shall be bv the Court awarded ; and upon such Notice being given, and such Recognizance being entered into, the Justice before whom the same shall be entered into shall liberate such Person, if in Custody ; and the Court at such Sessions shall hear and determine the Matter of the Appeal, and shall make such Order therein, with or without Costs to either Party, as to the Court shall seem meet...
Page 76 - Effects so paid and delivered, or may, if it thinks fit so to do, require Probate or Letters of Administration or Confirmation to be taken out, and thereupon pay and deliver the said Money and Effects to the legal personal Representatives of the Deceased ; and all Claimants to whom such Money or Effects are so paid or delivered...

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