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South Carolina Court of Vice-Admiralty

Works: 16 works in 55 publications in 1 language and 977 library holdings
Genres: Sources  History  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: KF223, 343.730960269
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Records of the South Carolina Court of Admirality, 1716-32 : Parts 1-2, A-B by South Carolina( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pre-federal Admiralty Court records : province and state of South Carolina, 1716-1789 by South Carolina( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vice-admiralty courts were established in the American colonies when the British Government was attempting to enforce the Navigation Acts of 1696 and to see that the King was not defrauded of his revenues ... "Vice-admiralty courts had jurisdictions over three types of cases: (1) ordinary marine cases, mainly suits for salvage and wages of seamen; (2) prize cases; and (3) cases arising out of breaches of various acts of trade and navigation"--Introd., p. 1
Extracts from the proceedings of the High Court of Vice-Admiralty, in Charlestown, South-Carolina, upon six several informations by Henry Laurens( Book )

2 editions published in 1769 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Alternative Names

controlled identitySouth Carolina. High Court of Vice-Admiralty

South Carolina. Admiralty Sessions

South Carolina. Court of Admiralty Sessions

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