Master-Shipwright, Halifax Dockyard

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Master-Shipwright Halifax, Nova Scotia
Board of Admiralty Flag 19th to early 20th Century.gif
Board of Admiralty Flag 19th to early 20th Century
Reports toResident Commissioner Halifax Nova Scotia
AppointerBoard of Admiralty
Term lengthNot fixed
Formation1756–1875

The Master-Shipwright, Halifax Dockyard was one of the principal officers of Halifax Dockyard from 1756 to 1875.

Office Holders

Incomplete list of post holders included:

  1. 1756–1762, George Kittoe (originally appointed as acting master shipwright)[1][2]
  2. 1763–1770, Abraham Constable. [3]
  3. 1783–1792 Provo Featherstone Wallis.[4]
  4. 1813–1818, Thomas Forder Hawkes.[5][6]
  5. 1818–1839, Algernon Frederick Jones[7][8][9][10][11]

Footnotes

  1. Harrison, Simon (2018). "Master Shipwright at Halifax Dockyard". threedecks.org. S. Harrison. Retrieved 17 February 2019.
  2. Gwyn pp.77–80
  3. Harrison, Simon (2018). "Master Shipwright at Halifax Dockyard". threedecks.org. S. Harrison. Retrieved 17 February 2019.
  4. Harrison, Simon (2018). "Master Shipwright at Halifax Dockyard". threedecks.org. S. Harrison. Retrieved 17 February 2019.
  5. Harrison, Simon (2018). "Master Shipwright at Halifax Dockyard". threedecks.org. S. Harrison. Retrieved 17 February 2019.
  6. Gwyn pp.77–80
  7. Navy List January 1820 p.121
  8. Navy List December 1827 p.122
  9. Navy List March 1834 p.137
  10. Navy List June 1839 p.136
  11. Gwyn pp.77–80

Bibliography

  1. Admiralty Office 1820, January, The Navy List, London: John Murray.
  2. Admiralty Office 1827, December, The Navy List, London: John Murray.
  3. Admiralty Office 1834, March, The Navy List, London: John Murray.
  4. Admiralty Office 1839, June, The Navy List, London: John Murray.
  5. Gwyn, Julian, (2004). Frigates and Foremasts: The North American Squadron in Nova Scotia Waters, 1745–1815 Vancouver, BC: UBC Press ISBN 978-0-7748-0911-5. OCLC 144078613.
  6. Harrison, Simon (2018). "Master Shipwright at Halifax Dockyard". threedecks.org. S. Harrison.