A New Universal Dictionary of the Marine; Being, a Copious Explanation of the Technical Terms and Phrases ... with Such Parts of Astronomy, and Navigation, as Will Be Found Useful to Practical Navigators. ... Together with Separate Views

A New Universal Dictionary of the Marine; Being, a Copious Explanation of the Technical Terms and Phrases ... with Such Parts of Astronomy, and Navigation, as Will Be Found Useful to Practical Navigators. ... Together with Separate Views

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1830 edition. Excerpt: ...and wholesome, and mat the cask; appear to be sound, or otherwise to object against their being received into the ship without a survey. For encouraging him to azculous and faithful discharge of his duty, he shall, after passing his accent)" and competent persons as his Y to issue out first such part thereof as he shall have perceived most liable to decay, or which shall have the marks of_old provisions; informing the masterfrom time to time, that they may be kept at hand. If at any time whilst on foreign service there should be a necessity for him to receive sea provisions from a contractor, consul, correspondent, or Other instrument of the Victualling Olfice, he is to_ present to his captain or commander a certificate under his hand of the then exact remains of each species of provision, if any on board: whereupon the captain or commander is to make a demand under his hand upon such contractor, consul, &c. to supply the provisions wanted; which demand, being forthwith entered in the log-book, and a certificate of its being so entered, placed at the foot by the master, are, with duplicates thereof, to be delivered to such contractor, consul, &c.; and after the provisions are received on board, he is, on separate paper from the demand, &c. to give the person applying receipts for the same, accompanied by a certificate from the captain or commander, a lieutenant, and the master, of the provisions having been received on board in kind; in both of which are to be stated the number and denomination of the packages containing them, as per form given in the Naval Instructions; taking care, that proper reference be made in the vouchers given for provision: received, to the date of the demand upon which they are supplied; and...show more

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  • Paperback | 716 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 36mm | 1,256g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236762797
  • 9781236762795