Resident Commissioner Harwich

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Office of the Resident Commissioner of the Navy at Harwich
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Navy Office
Member ofNavy Board (1664–1688)
Reports toComptroller of the Navy
NominatorFirst Lord of the Admiralty
AppointerPrime Minister
Subject to formal approval by the King-in-Council
Term lengthNot fixed
Inaugural holderBaltasar St Mitchell
Formation1684–1688

The Resident Commissioner at Harwich was the chief representative of the Navy Board based at Harwich Dockyard. He was senior official of the yard responsible for the supervision of the principal officers of the yard from 1664 to 1688.[1]

Office Holders

  1. 1664–1668, Captain John Taylor.[2]

Footnotes

  1. "Research guide B5: Royal Naval Dockyards". Royal Museums Greenwich UNESCO World Heritage Site In London. Greenwich, London: Royal Museums Greewich. 11 June 2002. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  2. Carry, L. H. ST C. (January 1927). "HARWICH DOCKYARD". The Mariner's Mirror. 13 (2): 167–171. doi:10.1080/00253359.1927.10655415.

Bibliography

  1. Carry, L. H. ST C. (January 1927). "HARWICH DOCKYARD". The Mariner's Mirror. 13 (2). doi:10.1080/00253359.1927.10655415.
  2. "Research guide B5: Royal Naval Dockyards". Royal Museums Greenwich UNESCO World Heritage Site In London. Greenwich, London: Royal Museums Greenwich. 11 June 2002. Retrieved 23 June 2019.