The Mercantile navy list. 1848 [4 issues], 49 [2 issues], 50-53,57-61,64-71,80,81,92-1939

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Page 220 - On the starboard side a green light so constructed as to show an uniform and unbroken light over an arc of the horizon of 10 points of the compass, so fixed as to throw the light from right ahead to 2 points abaft the beam...
Page 23 - A MASTER must be twenty-one years of age, and have been six years at sea, of which one year must have been as First or Only Mate, and one year as Second Mate ; or two years as First and Only Mate.
Page 175 - On the starboard s'ide, a green light, of such a character as to be visible on a dark night, with a clear atmosphere, at a distance of at least two miles, and so constructed as to show a uniform and unbroken light over an arc of the horizon of ten points of the compass...
Page 205 - ... and unbroken light over an arc of the horizon of 20 points of the compass, so fixed as to throw the light 10 points on each side of the...
Page 22 - He must know how to lay off the place of the ship on the chart, both by bearings' of known objects, and by latitude and longitude.
Page 176 - Act annexed, for and in respect or on account of the several matters and things and official acts and deeds particularly mentioned in the said schedules ; and that it shall and may be lawful for His Majesty, by any order or orders to be by him made by and with the advice of His Privy Council, from time to time, as occasion may require, to increase or diminish or wholly to abolish all or any of the fees aforesaid, and to establish and authorize the payment of any greater or smaller or new or additional...
Page 220 - The side lights are to be fitted with inboard screens of at least six feet in length (clear of the lantern), to prevent them from being seen across the bow. The screens to be placed in a fore and aft line with the inner edge of the side lights, and in contact therewith.
Page 174 - ... below high-water mark, and whether wholly on land or wholly in the water, or partly on land and partly in the water, or shall find or take possession of any droit. of admiralty of any description, whether such person shall claim to be entitled to such article or droit or not, shall forthwith send to the receiver or to the collector or comptroller of customs at the port or place nearest to which such articles or droits have been found a report in writing of all such articles or droits so found,...
Page 175 - Lantern is to be so constructed as to show a uniform and unbroken light over an arc of the horizon of ten points of the compass, viz. from right ahead to two points abaft the beam on the Starboard side.

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