Early History of Lighthouses with a Short Account of Lighthouse Legislation in the United Kingdom: And Excerpts from Existing Acts Affecting the Commissioners of Northern Lighthouses

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Commissioners of Northern Lighthouses, 1902 - Lighthouses - 101 pages
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Page 69 - includes every ship employed in trading or going within the following limits ; that is to say, the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands, and Isle of Man, and the continent of Europe between the River Elbe and Brest inclusive...
Page 58 - Master" shall include every person (except a pilot) having command or charge of any ship : "Seaman " shall include every person (except masters, pilots, and apprentices duly indentured and registered,) employed or engaged in any capacity on board any ship : "Salvor...
Page 58 - (/<) includes any ship or boat, or any other description of vessel used in navigation ; " SHIP " () includes every description of vessel used in navigation not propelled by oars...
Page 63 - Subsections (2) and (3) of section one hundred and seventy-four of the Merchant Shipping Act, 1894 (which relates to the recovery of wages of seamen lost with their ship), shall apply as. respects proceedings for the recovery of compensation by...
Page 31 - Where any vessel is sunk, stranded, or abandoned in any harbour or tidal water under the control of a harbour or conservancy authority...
Page 59 - shall mean the master wardens and assistants of the guild, fraternity, or brotherhood of the most glorious and undivided Trinity and of St. Clement in the parish of Deptford Strond in the county of Kent...
Page 27 - That no wages due or accruing to any seaman or apprentice shall be subject to attachment or arrestment from any court, and every payment of wages to a seaman or apprentice shall be valid in law, notwithstanding any previous sale or assignment of wages or of any attachment...
Page 27 - ... (1) As respects wages due or accruing to a seaman or apprentice : — (a) they shall not be subject to attachment or arrestment from any court ; (b) an assignment or sale thereof made prior to the accruing thereof shall not bind the person making the same...
Page 63 - ... which it derives benefit and the dues so levied shall take the place of the dues now levied by those authorities. (2) The scale and rules set out in the Second Schedule to this Act shall have effect for the purpose of the levying...
Page 48 - ... (2) If any person acts in contravention of this section he shall be liable...

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