Forster v Brewer: the ship City of Carlisle.
Appellants: John Forster, of London, African merchant, owner of the late brig Thomas Snook (master Charles Watson).
Repsondents: John Brewer, Richard Pentreath and Nicholas Pentreath, owners of the City of Carlisle.
Subject: cause of damage by a collision off Hastings, 30 June 1862, as a result of which the Thomas Snook sank and the master and two of the crew drowned.
Lower court: appeal from the High Court of Admiralty of England: no 1300.