High Court of Admiralty: Instance Court: Instance Papers, Series III

HCA 18
High Court of Admiralty: Instance Court: Instance Papers, Series III

These papers comprise one of the six series of instance papers. They continue three earlier series of instance papers, and are themselves continued in series IV to V.

The papers include a wide variety of documents, such as affidavits, allegations, answers, decrees, petitions, etc, as well as accounts, bills of lading, ships' logs, etc. The proceedings to which they relate concern such matters as commercial disputes (e.g. in connection with bottomry), collision, salvage, wages, etc.


Piece numbers 1-171 have not been used.

Related Material:
Other instance correspondence and papers are in HCA 52
Reports made by the Admiralty Registrar are in HCA 54
For index, see IND 1/9459
Held by:
The National Archives, Kew
Legal status:
Public Record
High Court of Admiralty, Instance Court, 1660-1875
Physical description:
140 bundle(s)

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