BRIDGWATER PORT SHIPPING REGISTERS
This record is held by Somerset Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust)
|Title:||BRIDGWATER PORT SHIPPING REGISTERS|
The Shipping Registration Acts of 1786, 1823, 1836 and 1855 required the registration ports to keep registers. These record for each vessel its name, size, place and date of building, masters, owners, and, in later registrations, records of its history and ultimate fate. For transcripts of the details, indexes of owners, etc., and essay on the registers, see DD\FA 1-11. For microfilm copy of numbers 2-4 and 6, see A\AXC 2 C/2902.
|Held by:||Somerset Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust), not available at The National Archives|
|Physical description:||7 vols.|
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