RG 043. Court of Vice Admiralty
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Record of cases brought before courts of Admiralty & Vice Admiralty as established throughout the British colonies to adjudicate disputes involving maritime activities between merchants & seaman
Manifest of outbound vessels lodged with Intendants of Trade pursuant to act of the General Assembly, June, 1776
Manifest of inbound vessels lodged with Intendants of Trade pursuant to act of the General Assembly, June, 1776
Privateer commissions granted by the Governor, 1776 - 1780
Record of bonds posted for ships commissioned as privateers during the French & Indian & Revolutionary Wars or as required by acts regulating trade within the colony
Name of ship, type of ship, master's name, port of origin or entry, ships cargo, date of arrival or departure, number of men on board, owner of the vessel. This material has been microfilmed.
Subjects vary widely. Included are sailing orders, lists of men on ships, acts of the General Assembly concerning naval operations, miscellaneous papers related to maritime activity during the Revolutionary War. This collection of manuscript documents was put together by a former state archivist and bound in this book. this material has been microfilmed.
Vessel Manifests lodged at Impost Office at Providence pursuant to Act of the General Assembly, June, 1783