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Anno Regni Georgii III. regis Magnæ, Franciæ & Hiberniæ, vicesimo septimo : at the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, the eighteenth day of May, Anno Domini 1784, in the twenty-fourth year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Third, by the Grace of God, of Great Britain, France, and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, &c. : and from thence continued, by several prorogations, to the twenty-third day of January, 1787, being the fourth session of the sixteenth Parliament of Great Britain.
Act to enforce and render more effectual several acts passed in the twelfth year of the reign of King Charles the Second, and other acts made for the increase and encouragement of shipping and navigation
Anno Regni Georgii III, regis Magnae, Franciae & Hiberniae, vicesimo septimo
|Published||London : Printed by Charles Eyre and Andrew Strahan ..., 1787.|
Ships -- Registration and transfer -- Great Britain.
Navigation -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain.
Navires -- Immatriculation -- Grande-Bretagne.
Navigation -- Droit -- Grande-Bretagne -- Législation.
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Title from title screen.
Caption title: An act to enforce and render more effectual several acts passed in the twelfth year of the reign of King Charles the Second, and other acts made for the increase and encouragement of shipping and navigation.
At head of caption title: Anno Vicesimo Septimo Gerogii III. Regis. Cap. XIX.
Concerns the registration of vessels, and states that "for want of a sufficient number of proper officers in the Island of Newfoundland, and its dependencies, and in some parts of the provinces of Quebeck, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick" small ships "concerned in carrying out the fishery thereof, and in trading coastwise" need not be registered. Cf. p. 656-657.
O'Dea, A.C. Bib. of Newfoundland, no. 232
p. 651-660 ; 29 cm.
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