Catalogue description Printed prize appeal from the Vice-Admiralty Court of Nova Scotia. Captured ship:...
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Printed prize appeal from the Vice-Admiralty Court of Nova Scotia.
Captured ship: Volunteer (master John P Morris).
History: bound from Curacao to New York, laden with ides and Nicaraguan wood; taken on 7 June 1805 by HMS Leander (John Talbot commanding), and brought into Halifax.
Appellant: The master for the ship and cargo on behalf of Abraham S Hallet, and $129 on behalf of Gilbert Shotwell of New York, American citizens.
Respondent: The captor and HMPG.
Bound printed appeal with manuscript decree of 26 May 1808 (folios 431-450) [no folios 432, 437, 443, 446, 449].
Decision: against the appeal.
Folios 431-435: case on behalf of the appellant; Folio 435: decree; Folios 436-438: case on behalf of the respondent; Folios 439-450: appendix
|Held by:||The National Archives, Kew|
|Legal status:||Public Record(s)|
|Closure status:||Open Document, Open Description|
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